Equinos

Equine Reproductive Procedures, 2nd Edition

De: John Dascanio (Editor), Patrick McCue (Editor)
ISBN: 9781119555988
2021, Wiley
Capa dura
Páginas: 704

  • This fully updated guide examines techniques in equine theriogenology

    The second edition of Equine Reproductive Procedures provides equine practitioners, veterinary students, and equine theriogenologists with a fully updated, practical guide to techniques in equine reproductive practice. This easy-to-use resource covers skills-based information with a clinical focus, taking an easy-to-follow step-by-step approach.

    The book covers topics related to the reproductive management of horses, including diagnostic techniques and therapeutic procedures for stallions, mares, and foals.  Procedures highlighted in the book are supported with clear descriptions and photographs. Readers will also find a list of required supplies for the procedure and a reference list.

    · Provides step-by-step descriptions of techniques related to equine theriogenology

    · Serves as a valuable practice tool

    · Offers 39 new techniques not found in the first edition

    · Includes key updates to existing techniques

    Those studying equine reproduction and specialists in theriogenology will find this an essential ‘how-to’ guide for their practice library.

  • 1 Reproductive Evaluation of the Mare

    Patrick M. McCue

    2 Teasing

    Patrick M. McCue

    3 Tail Wrap and Preparation/Washing of the Perineum

    John J. Dascanio

    4 Placement of a Tail Rope

    John J. Dascanio

    5 Perineal Conformation Evaluation

    John J. Dascanio

    6 Removal of a Persistent Hymen

    John J. Dascanio

    7 Palpation of the Reproductive Tract of the Non-Pregnant Mare

    Patrick M. McCue

    8 Ultrasound Evaluation of the Non-Pregnant Mare

    Patrick M. McCue

    9 Prediction of Ovulation

    Patrick M. McCue

    10 Speculum Examination of the Vagina

    John J. Dascanio

    11 Digital Examination of the Vagina/Cervix

    Sofie Sitters

    12 Uterine Culture Collection: Swab/Brush

    John J. Dascanio

    13 Antimicrobiotic Sensitivity Testing

    Jillian Bishop and Patrick M. McCue

    14 Microbiology: Microbial Culture

    Patrick M. McCue and Jillian Bishop

    15 Microbiology: Gram Stain

    Jillian Bishop and Patrick M. McCue

    16 qPCR Assay for the Diagnosis of Infectious Endometritis

    Ryan A. Ferris and Patrick M. McCue

    17 Uterine Cytology Collection: Swab/Brush

    John J. Dascanio and Ryan A. Ferris

    18 Uterine Culture/Cytology: Low Volume Lavage

    John J. Dascanio

    19 Endometrial Biopsy

    Patrick M. McCue

    20 Hysteroscopic Examination of the Uterus

    Patrick M. McCue

    21 Endometrial Cyst Removal

    John J. Dascanio

    22 Chromosomal Analysis

    Terje Raudsepp

    23 Endocrinological Examination of the Mare

    Patrick M. McCue

    24 Laparoscopic Examination of the Uterus and Ovaries

    Dean A. Hendrickson

    25 Evaluation of the Mammary Gland

    Patrick M. McCue

    26 Antisperm Antibody Testing

    Patrick M. McCue

    27 Starch Granule Test for the Evaluation of Oviductal Patency

    Sofie Sitters and John J. Dascanio

    28 Fluorescent Microspheres Test for Evaluation of Oviductal Patency

    Sofie Sitters and John J. Dascanio

    29 Oviductal Flush Procedure for the Evaluation of Oviductal Patency

    Sofie Sitters and Patrick M. McCue

    30 Prostaglandin E2 Treatment for Blocked Oviducts

    Patrick M. McCue, Sofie Sitters and Charles F. Scoggin

    31 Prostaglandin E1 Treatment for Blocked Oviducts

    Patrick M. McCue and Charles F. Scoggin

    32 Hysterocoscopic Hydrotubation of the Oviducts

    Charles F. Scoggin

    33 Transvaginal Ovarian Biopsy

    Claire E. Card

    34 Uterine Lavage

    John J. Dascanio

    35 Uterine Infusion

    John J. Dascanio

    36 Therapeutics for Infectious Endometritis

    Ryan A. Ferris

    37 Bacterial Biofilm and Endometritis

    Ryan A. Ferris

    38 Latent Uterine Bacterial Infections.

    Morten Rønn Petersen and Anders Miki Bojesen

    39 Acupuncture in Mare Reproduction

    Kristina Lu and Lauren Javernick

    40 Restraint for Breeding

    John J. Dascanio

    41 Natural Service: Pasture Breeding

    Patrick M. McCue

    42 Natural Service: In-hand Breeding

    Charles F. Scoggin

    43 Breeding Stitches

    Charles F. Scoggin

    44 Reinforcement Breeding

    Charles F. Scoggin

    45 Breeding with Fresh or Cooled Semen

    John J. Dascanio and Patrick M. McCue

    46 Insemination Through a Vaginal Speculum

    Patrick M. McCue

    47 Breeding with Frozen Semen

    John J. Dascanio

    48 Deep Horn Insemination

    John J. Dascanio

    49 Hysteroscopic (Low Dose) Insemination

    Patrick M. McCue

    50 Transvaginal oocyte pickup (OPU)

    Jennifer N. Hatzel

    51 Packaging and Transport of Oocytes

    Jennifer N. Hatzel

    52 Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)

    Jennifer N. Hatzel and JoAnne Stokes

    53 Caslick Operation or Vulvoplasty

    John J. Dascanio

    54 Contagious Equine Metritis Testing

    John J. Dascanio

    55 Management of Seasonal Anestrus: Artificial Photoperiod

    Patrick M. McCue

    56 Management of Seasonal Anestrus: Hormone Therapy

    Patrick M. McCue

    57 Hormone Therapy in Cycling Mares

    Patrick M. McCue

    58 Estrus Suppression

    Patrick M. McCue

    59 Intra-uterine Devices for Estrus Suppression

    Carlos M. Gradil

    60 Immunocontraception

    Patrick M. McCue

    61 Harvesting and Shipping Ovaries for Oocyte Recovery

    Patrick M. McCue

    62 Embryo Collection

    Patrick M. McCue

    63 Embryo Evaluation

    Patrick M. McCue

    64 Embryo Biopsy

    Patrick M. McCue

    65 Embryo Packaging for Cooled Transport

    Patrick M. McCue

    66 Embryo Cryopreservation

    Patrick M. McCue

    67 Non-Surgical Embryo Transfer

    Patrick M. McCue

    68 Autogenous Transfer of ICSI Derived Embryos

    Jennifer N. Hatzel

    69 Palpation of the Pregnant Mare Per Rectum

    Sofie Sitters

    70 Ultrasound Examination of the Pregnant Mare

    Patrick M. McCue

    71 Speculum Examination of the Pregnant Mare

    Sofie Sitters

    72 Determination of Equine Fetal Sex 55 – 200 days

    Richard D. Holder

    73 Assessment of Late Term Fetal Well-being

    John J. Dascanio

    74 Combined Thickness of the Uterus and Placenta

    Patrick M. McCue

    75 Placentitis – Diagnosis and Treatment

    Justin W. McNaughten and Margo L. Macpherson

    76 Doppler Ultrasonography

    John J. Dascanio

    77 Prediction of Fetal Age

    John J. Dascanio

    78 Twin Reduction: Manual Technique

    John J. Dascanio

    79 Twin Reduction: Transvaginal Aspiration

    John J. Dascanio

    80 Twin Reduction: Cranio-Cervical Dislocation

    Karen Wolfsdorf

    81 Twin Reduction: Thoracic Compression

    Patrick M. McCue

    82 Twin Reduction: Transabdominal Fetal Cardiac Puncture

    John J. Dascanio

    83 Elective Termination of Pregnancy

    John J. Dascanio

    84 Abortion Diagnostic Evaluation: Sample Collection in the Field and Submission

    Julie T. Cecere and John J. Dascanio

    85 Endocrine Evaluation of Pregnancy

    Patrick M. McCue

    86 Treatment of Vaginal Varicosities

    John J. Dascanio

    87 Manual Correction of Uterine Torsion

    John J. Dascanio

    88 Preparation of the Mare for Foaling

    John J. Dascanio

    89 Assessment of Mammary Gland Secretions to Predict Foaling

    John J. Dascanio

    90 Assessment of pH of Mammary Gland Secretions to Predict Foaling

    Patrick M. McCue

    91 Monitoring of Peri-Parturient Mares Using Video and Web Cameras

    Ryan A. Ferris

    92 Foaling Alert: Vulvar Device

    John J. Dascanio

    93 Positional Labor Alert Devices

    Ryan A. Ferris

    94 Induction of Parturition

    John J. Dascanio

    95 Normal Foaling

    John J. Dascanio

    96 Premature Separation of the Placenta

    Patrick M. McCue

    97 Dystocia Management

    Patrick M. McCue and Sofie Sitters

    98 Dystocia Correction

    John J. Dascanio

    99 Fetotomy

    John J. Dascanio

    100 Epidural

    John J. Dascanio

    101 Induction of Lactation to Create a Nurse Mare

    Pouya Dini and Peter F. Daels

    102 Screening the Pregnant Mare to Prevent Neonatal Isoerythrolysis

    Patrick M. McCue

    103 Evaluation of Colostrum Specific Gravity

    Patrick M. McCue

    104 Evaluation of Colostrum Quality: Brix Refractometry

    Patrick M. McCue

    105 Colostrum Banking

    Patrick M. McCue

    106 Obtaining Milk from the Mare

    John J. Dascanio

    107 Placental Evaluation

    Patrick M. McCue

    108 Removal of Retained Placenta

    John J. Dascanio

    109 Abdominocentesis in the Postpartum Mare

    John J. Dascanio

    110 Uterine Prolapse Treatment

    John J. Dascanio

    111 Buhner Needle Placement of a Perivulvar Suture

    John J. Dascanio

    112 Breeding Soundness Evaluation

    Patrick M. McCue

    113 Training of a Stallion to Use a Phantom

    John J. Dascanio

    114 Missouri Artificial Vagina

    John J. Dascanio and Lynda M.J. Miller

    115 Colorado Model Artificial Vagina

    Patrick M. McCue

    116 Roanoke Artificial Vagina

    John J. Dascanio

    117 Hannover Artificial Vagina

    Sofie Sitters

    118 Teaser Stallions

    Charles F. Scoggin

    119 Standing Semen Collection

    John J. Dascanio

    120 Collection of Semen using an Open-Ended Artificial Vagina

    Patrick M. McCue

    121 Chemical Ejaculation

    Patrick M. McCue

    122 Preparation of a Jump Mare or a Mare for Natural Cover

    John J. Dascanio

    123 Washing the Penis

    John J. Dascanio

    124 Evaluation of Sexual Behavior in the Stallion

    John J. Dascanio Sue M. McDonnell

    125 Enhancement of Sexual Interest and Response in Stallions

    Sue M. McDonnell

    126 Management of Ejaculation Difficulty in Stallions

    Sue M. McDonnell

    127 Calibrated Spectrophotometer Evaluation of Sperm Concentration

    John J. Dascanio

    128 Hemocytometer Evaluation of Sperm Concentration

    John J. Dascanio

    129 NucleoCounter® Evaluation of Sperm Concentration and Viability

    Patrick M. McCue

    130 Visual Evaluation of Sperm Motility

    Patrick M. McCue

    131 Computer-Assisted Sperm Analysis

    John J. Dascanio and Lynda M. J. Miller

    132 Eosin-Nigrosin Staining in the Evaluation of Sperm

    Julie T. Cecere

    133 Evaluation of Sperm Morphology

    Leonardo Brito

    134 Determination of Daily Sperm Output

    Patrick M. McCue

    135 Measurement of Testicular Size and Estimation of Daily Sperm Output

    Patrick M. McCue

    136 Wet Mount Evaluation of Sperm

    John J. Dascanio

    137 Diff-Quik Evaluation of Round Cells and Sperm

    John J. Dascanio and Lynda M. J. Miller

    138 Electron Microscopy of Constituents of Seminal Ejaculates

    D. N. Rao Veeramachaneni, BVSc, MScVet, PhD

    139 Bacterial Culture in the Stallion

    John J. Dascanio

    140 Evaluation of pH and Osmolarity of Semen

    Patrick M. McCue

    141 Alkaline Phosphatase: A Marker for Ejaculation

    Patrick M. McCue

    142 Diagnosis and Management of Urospermia

    John J. Dascanio

    143 Hemospermia

    Patrick M. McCue

    144 Semen Extenders and Sperm Media

    Patrick M. McCue

    145 Preparation of Semen for Cooled Transport

    Etta A. Bradecamp

    146 Packing Semen for Cooled Transport

    Etta A. Bradecamp

    147 Longevity Testing of Sperm

    John J. Dascanio

    148 Calculation of g Force for Centrifuging Semen

    John J. Dascanio

    149 Centrifugation of Semen: Standard Technique

    Etta A. Bradecamp

    150 Centrifugation of Semen: Cushion Technique

    Etta A. Bradecamp

    151 Centrifugation of Semen: Selection of Motile Sperm Using a Single Layer Colloid Technique

    Etta A. Bradecamp

    152 Use of a Sperm Filter

    Marco A. Alvarenga, Lorenzo G. T. M. Segabinazzi

    153 Semen Freezing

    Patrick M. McCue

    154 Refreezing Stallion Semen

    Patrick M. McCue

    155 Thawing Frozen Semen

    John J. Dascanio

    156 Semen Processing for ICSI

    Patrick M. McCue

    157 Preparing a Vapor Shipper

    Julie T. Cecere and Paul Loomis

    158 Loading a Vapor Shipper

    Julie T. Cecere and Paul Loomis

    159 Maintaining a Long-Term Frozen Semen Storage Tank

    John J. Dascanio

    160 International Transport of Frozen Semen

    Paul Loomis

    161 Harvesting and Shipping Testes

    John J. Dascanio

    162 Epididymal Sperm Recovery

    John J. Dascanio and Lynda M.J. Miller

    163 Endoscopic Examination of the Urethra

    Patrick M. McCue

    164 Endoscopic Guided Cannulation of the Seminal Vesicles

    Patrick M. McCue

    165 Palpation and Ultrasonography of the Testis, Epididymis, and Spermatic Cord

    Sofie Sitters

    166 Palpation and Ultrasonography of the Accessory Sex Glands

    Sofie Sitters

    167 Radiographic Examination of the Penis

    Patrick M. McCue

    168 Testicular Biopsy and Aspiration

    John J. Dascanio

    169 Assessment of Sperm Plasma Membrane Integrity and Viability: Propidium Iodide/SYBR-14

    Amanda I. Glazar and Patrick M. McCue

    170 Sperm Chromatin Structure Assay

    Charles Love

    171 Hypo-Osmotic Swelling Test

    Patrick M. McCue

    172 Assessment of Sperm Acrosomal Status: FITC PNA

    Amanda I. Glazar and Patrick M. McCue

    173 Assessment of Sperm Mitochondrial Function: JC-1 and Rhodamine 123

    Amanda I. Glazar and Patrick M. McCue

    174 Equine Viral Arteritis Testing

    G. Reed Holyoak and Udeni B. R. Balasuriya

    175 Diagnostic Endocrinology: Baseline Hormone Levels

    Patrick M. McCue

    176 Diagnostic Endocrinology: GnRH Stimulation Tests

    Patrick M. McCue

    177 Diagnostic Endocrinology: hCG Stimulation Test

    Patrick M. McCue

    178 Diagnostic Endocrinology: Estrogen Conjugate Assay

    Patrick M. McCue

    179 Diagnostic Tests for Cryptorchidism

    Patrick M. McCue

    180 Probang Apparatus

    Julie T. Cecere

    181 Support Apparatus for Paraphimosis

    John J. Dascanio

    182 Equine Castration Techniques

    Stacy Anderson

    183 Stallion Acupuncture

    Rhonda A Rathgeber

    184 Birth Resuscitation

    Patrick M. McCue

    185 Foal Handling and Restraint

    Undine Christmann

    186 Madigan Foal Squeeze Technique

    John Madigan

    187 Evaluation of Passive Transfer

    Patrick M. McCue

    188 Colostral Administration via Naso-Gastric Intubation

    John J. Dascanio

    189 Sedation of the foal

    Undine Christmann

    190 Intravenous Catheter Placement in the Foal

    Undine Christmann

    191 Plasma Therapy in the Foal

    Undine Christmann

    192 Acupuncture in the Neonate

    Peter Morresey

    193 Routine Care

    Patrick M. McCue

    194 Foal Rejection

    Patrick M. McCue

    195 Fostering a Foal onto a Nurse Mare

    Peter F Daels and Pouya Dini

    196 Entropion

    John J. Dascanio

    197 Umbilical Ultrasound in the Foal

    Undine Christmann

    198 Management of Soft Tissue Laxity in Foals

    Stacy Anderson

    199 Management of Angular Limb Deformities

    Stacy Anderson

    200 Management of Congenital Flexural Limb Deformities

    Stacy Anderson

  • John Dascanio, VMD, Diplomate ACT, Diplomate ABVP (Equine) is the senior associate dean at the Texas Tech School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo, Texas, USA and was named the 2018 Theriogenologist of the Year by the American College of Theriogenologists.

    Patrick McCue, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACT is the Iron Rose Ranch Professor of Equine Theriogenology at Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA and was named the 2017 Theriogenologist of the Year by the American College of Theriogenologists.

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