Ultrasound imaging in reproductive medicine provides a comprehensive survey of the use of ultrasonography in the female pelvis for physicians, nurses, and ultrasonographers actively involved in reproductive medicine and infertility. Lubrication and removal of all fecal material is essen tial. Since the early eighties ultrasound equipment has been available for veterinary use. The use of ultrasonography in the reproductive management. Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. These books are foundational reference material for candidates preparing to. J ginther, vmd, phd published by equiservices publishing. Mary norton, callens ultrasonography in obstetrics and gynecology. Another event in maternal recognition of pregnancy occurs on or. For mares, content covers the ultrasonic aspects of each of the following. In order to maintain a constant, the images below between days 1018 are all of the same mare s pregnancy. This means youll be able to send ultrasound images from the 4vetj ultrasound directly to the mesa 2 rugged tablet and attach it to a mare exam form on the spot. Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle. With a critical evaluation of advantages and disadvantages, the book covers traditional and new technologies, including threedimensional 3d ultrasound for ovarian reserve, ovarian monitoring and endometrial cavity assessment, ultrasound.
Ultrasonography is used for diagnosis and management in almost every aspect of breeding management. Full text full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Ultrasonic imaging and animal reproduction book, 1995 worldcat. Art could not even be practiced or considered today without imaging. After an account of the principles and techniques of ultrasonic scanning scanning subject category.
Although limited information is available on primordial follicle counts in mares, the assessment of antral follicles is accomplished with the potential for daily or repeated ultrasound imaging. There is a slight bump in the linearity on day 14, but the overall average is maintained. A medium must therefore be present for the propagation of these waves. Dickie joey vest, dvm, dact, dabvp discusses ultrasounding mares. During the natural breeding season, equine reproductive cycles and ovarian activity reflect similar age. Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following locations. Research applications of ultrasonic imaging in reproductive biology1f2 p.
Use the link below to share a fulltext version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Special attention is paid to single and twin pregnancy. Half a century of equine reproduction research and application. Ginther, vmd, phd dvd 50 minutes the techniques, interpretation, and power of ultrasonic imaging are brought to life with the help of computer animation and realtime images. The purpose of this article is to give the reader an abbreviated summary of broodmare and stallion reproductive management techniques. Over the last 25 years, the advances in ultrasound have paralleled advances in assisted reproductive technology art. Transrectal ultrasound of a mare s reproductive tract is commonly performed, and it is the single most important diagnostic test available to assess the health and reproductive status of the uterus, cervix and ovaries. The transducer is slowly moved toward the tip of one uterine horn, with care taken to ensure the. Some mares may develop persistent postbreeding or postinsemination endometritis. Ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare. After a tentative start an explosive growth in the application of this technique in veterinary practice followed. Use of doppler ultrasonography in embryo transfer programs. This is without doubt one of the best books i have had the pleasure of reading that covers the clinical and technical role of ultrasound in this particular field of medical imaging.
Emberequine equine ultrasound reproduction solution. Ginther department of veterinary science, university of wisconsinmadison 53706 abstract. D oppler ultrasonography principles and methods of evaluation of the reproductive tract in mares. Ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare by. Ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare core. Chapter 7 clinical reproductive anatomy and physiology of the mare timothy j. Ultrasonic inspection eliminates the use of ionizing radiation, with safety and cost benefits.
Ginther, vmd, phd this is the second in the series of books by o. The editors would like to thank all the chapter authors, who focused on the publication of this book. Manual of diagnostic ultrasound volume 1 4 properties of ultrasound sound is a vibration transmitted through a solid, liquid or gas as mechanical pressure waves that carry kinetic energy. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Callens ultrasonography in obstetrics and gynecology. Youll enhance your skills and knowledge with this book. Horses considers ultrasonic imaging techniques that are specific to mares and stallions. This is book 4 in a series on ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events for applied and research examination of large animals horses and cattle. An outgrowth of ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare published in 1986pref.
Ultrasound imaging in reproductive medicine springerlink. Embryo transfer is the most common equine art, but is still limited by the inability to superovulate mares effectively. Besides being of use within other disciplines, ultrasound has proved to be a valuable asset in the reproductive management of mares. Read how ultrasound technologies have expanded and revolutionized research in reproduction in large animals, theriogenology on deepdyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. Ganjam the dynamic functions of the ovaries, uterus, embryo, and fetus are beginning to be fully appreciated as mares are evaluated during different stages of the estrous cycle and pregnancy and during various seasons. Ultrasound can also provide additional information such as the depth of flaws in a welded joint. Ultrasound imaging in reproductive medicine provides the most comprehensive knowhow of modern imaging for all who are actively involved in art and reproductive medicine. Ultrasound based contributions in mares after the 1986 book included many studies on ovarian follicles.
Ultrasonic imaging and reproductive event in the mare. The wireless ultrasound image transfer feature is completely unique to the emberequine ultrasound and recordkeeping solution. Ultrasonic endometrial echotexture was scored on a scale of one to tour based on the. The mare as an animal model for reproductive aging in the. The knowledge windfall culminated in the first text and reference book on grayscale ui in animals in 1986 under the narrow title of ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare. Relationships of age to uterine function and reproductive efficiency. Ultrasound examination of the reproductive tract is the most reliable test for pregnancy diagnosis.
Dynamics of uterine diameter and endometrial morphology during. Colordoppler ultrasonography, book 4 2007 this is book 4 in a series on ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events for applied and research examination of large animals horses and cattle. After an account of the principles and techniques of ultrasonic scanning 1 pages, the results obtained in the examination of the ovaries and the uterus are described and illustrated. Reproductive ultrasonography of the mare sciencedirect.
Endometritis and infertility in the mare the challenge in equine. This bulletin, equine reproductive ultrasonography, is in memory. The ultrasonic beam passes through tissue as a narrow band and. A read is counted each time someone views a publication summary such as the title, abstract, and list of authors, clicks. Ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare, equiservices, cross. With the ultrasound, you are able to see much more than you can feel. Ultrasound inspection of welded joints has been an alternative to radiography for nondestructive testing since the 1960s. The events occurring during the uterine inflammatory response are complex and intertwined. Ultrasonic imaging and animal reproduction book, 1995.
Doppler ultrasound imaging, hemodynamics, bloodred cells, spectrum, colorflow, powerflow. The paul mellon laboratory of equine reproduction, newmarket, suffolk, uk. Ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare o. Ultrasound has revolutionized equine breeding management over the last 20 years by providing accurate, noninvasive, visual information on the mare s reproductive tract. Expert authors use a concise, practical approach in discussing improved therapies and treatments in equine breeding. For pregnant mares, differences between age groups were not significant for the.
For mares, content covers the ultrasonic aspects of. These efforts resulted in the publication of ultrasonic imaging and reproductive events in the mare and a fourpart series on ultrasonic imaging and animal reproduction. Yes, i would like to receive email newsletters with the latest news and information on products and services from thieme medical publishers, inc and selected cooperation partners in medicine and science regularly about once a week. England, b vetmed, phd, mrcvs, the operator has to stand behind the mare, restraint is required. An excellent resource for reproductive medicine and art specialists, gynecologists and ultrasonographers alike, ultrasound imaging in reproductive medicine, second edition covers all that clinicians need to know about the role of ultrasound, from the first time a woman comes into the clinic for treatment, including art, to early pregnancy. Breedinginduced endometritis is a normal physiological reaction in the horse. It was the most exciting 3 years of my ongoing 50 years of research. I agree to the use and processing of my personal information for this purpose. New topics include diagnosis of adnexal masses, adenomyosis and endometriosis, and use of contrasts for fallopian tube patency. It is often used in conjunction with rectal palpation, which is conducted during the same exam and provides complementary information. In this book, we present a dozen state of the art developments for ultrasound imaging, for example, hardware implementation, transducer, beamforming, signal processing, measurement of elasticity and diagnosis. Now in a revised and updated second edition, this is the most comprehensive book on modern ultrasound imaging in art and reproductive medicine. The final item to remember is that not all mares read the same book so expect.
Now in full color, manual of equine reproduction, 3rd edition provides a comprehensive look at the reproductive management of horses, including management of stallions, pregnant mares, and neonatal foals. A guide for ultrasonographic examination of the mare. For ultrasound examination of the mare reproductive tract per rectum, we prefer to advance the transducer over the cervix and body of the uterus until the bifurcation of the uterus is visualized figure 52, figure 53, figure 54 and figure 55. Immature oocytes may be recovered by transvaginal ultrasound guided aspiration of immature follicles, or from ovaries postmortem, and can be effectively matured in vitro. Get a printable copy pdf file of the complete article 187k, or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Get outstanding guidance from the worlds most trusted reference on obgyn ultrasound. Doppler ultrasonography principles and methods of evaluation of the reproductive tract in mares. Csiro publishing reproduction, fertility and development. A key feature of the reproductive examination is the ultrasound exam. Ultrasound has become the most important and widely used tool in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility.1395 1076 366 657 135 608 1173 362 372 1308 1292 280 317 788 539 1471 679 627 68 1132 1339 74 1068 1352 1284 179 84 499 305 63 1055 1247 255 611 973 288 1258 101 509 1499 451 413