Laparoscopic ovum pick-up in spotted paca ( Cuniculus pacas )

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Barros,F.F.P.C.; Teixeira,P.P.M.; Uscategui,R.A.R.; Coutinho,L.N.; Brito,M.B.S.; Kawanami,A.E.; Almeida,V.T.; Mariano,R.S.G.; Nociti,R.P.; Machado,M.R.F.; Vicente,W.R.R.;
  • Publisher: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
  • Journal: Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia (issn: 1678-4162)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/1678-4162-8756
  • Subject: laparoscopy | oocyte | rodent | Animal culture | follicular aspiration | wild animals | laparoscopia | roedor | aspiração folicular | oócito | SF1-1100 | animais selvagens

ABSTRACT The aim of this work is study the laparoscopic ovum pick-up (LapOPU) technique in spotted paca, describing surgery details, complications and oocyte recovery rate. Nine healthy adult non-pregnant captive females were used, in a total of 39 procedures. When the ... View more