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1

where is the proper ligament of the testis

cd testis so epididymis tail

2

where is the ligament of tail of epididymis

middle tail so parietal tunic

3

at birth foal tstis are located where

in inguinal canal

4

when do the testes lie in the scrotum

1-2 weeks of age

5

what are 4 other names for cryptorchidism

rig,ridgling, original, high flanker

6

what are 3 forms of crypotorchidism

inguinal, abdominal, and incomplete abdominal

7

what side of the abdomen is most common for retention

left side

8

what makes up the gubernaculum

proper ligmanet of the testis, ligament of tail of epididymis, and scrotal ligament

9

what are some etiology for crypotchorhdism

improper fxn of gubernaculum, inguinal ring too small in diameter, hormone imbalance(estrogen shortage?),

10

unilater> bilateral

inguinal=abdominal

abdominal: left

inguinal:Right

:)

11

tx: it may take up to how long for testis to descend without tx

one yr

12

one is as advatage n disadvantage to doing a standing cryptorchidectomy

advatage is that its fast recovery disadvatage is that its expensive equipement

13

why is this pix incorrect

Q image thumb

the tool is held at a angle

14

are abdominal retained testies smaller and softer?

true

A image thumb
15

what are some of the after care instructions

tetanus immunization, stall rest one day, forced exercise 2x daily, observe for bleeding or swelling, horse should be standing before leaving

16

what are some of the complications that can be seen

swelling, hemorrhage, scirrhous cord formation, hydrocele, peritonitits, evisceration

17

what are the less common complications seen

iatrogenic penile trauma, penile paralysis, ax accidents

18

how do you prevent hemorrhage?

by proper ligation

19

what is a scirrhous cord formation

its an infection,

fb due to non absorbable suture!

 

20

what is a hydrocele

fluid filled and painless swelling

fluid from vaginal tunic

21

castrated horses may still be fertile for up to?

3weeks