Conception rate of artificially inseminated Holstein cows affected by cloudy vaginal mucus, under intense heat conditions

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Mellado,Miguel; Lara,Laura Maricela; Veliz,Francisco Gerardo; Santiago,María Ángeles de; Avendaño-Reyes,Leonel; Meza-Herrera,Cesar; Garcia,José Eduardo;
  • Publisher: Embrapa Informação Tecnológica
  • Journal: Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira (issn: 1678-3921)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S0100-204X2015000600008
  • Subject: eficiência reprodutiva | S1-972 | estresse por calor | Subclinical endometritis | seasonal pattern | Agriculture (General) | Seasonal variation | Heat stress | Dairy cattle | Reproductive efficiency | gado leiteiro | Desempenho reprodutivo | infecção uterina. | uterine infection. | Infecção uterina | padrão sazonal | Uterine infection | endometrite subclínica

The objective of this work was to obtain prevalence estimates of cloudy vaginal mucus in artificially inseminated Holstein cows raised under intense heat, in order to assess the effect of meteorological conditions on its occurrence during estrus and to determine its eff... View more