Male urogenital surgery

Preputial issues

Pot bellied pigs can develop penile prolapse as can bulls, especially Bos indicus breeds. Bulls are treated by preputial resection (reefing) or amputation.

Pigs are treated by phallopexy (but might be amenable to preputial resection as well).

Resources

L Reig et al. Surgical treatment of chronic penile prolapse in Vietnamese pot-bellied pigs: 5 cases (2016–2017). 2019 Vet Surg  48:890-896.

 

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Large Animal Surgery - Supplemental Notes by Erin Malone, DVM, PhD; Elaine Norton, DVM PhD; Erica Dobbs, DVM; and Ashley Ezzo, DVM is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.