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STUDIES ON HORMONAL THERAPY FOR CERTAIN FORMS OF BOVINE INFERTILITY

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Title: STUDIES ON HORMONAL THERAPY FOR CERTAIN FORMS OF BOVINE INFERTILITY
Author: Barker, Cliford Albert Victor
Abstract: Part I - STUDIES ON THE HORMONAL TREATMENT OF RETAINED CORPUS LUTEUM; Part II - STUDIES ON THE HORMONAL TREATMENT OF CYSTIC OVARIES; Part III - STUDIES ON THE HORMONAL TREATMENT OF FUNCTIONAL STERILITY; LAST PARAGRAPH OF THE INTRODUCTION READS - The object of the studies presented in this thesis has been to evaluate hormonal therapy for certain forms of bovine infertility, under conditions encountered in veterinary practice in Canada. This thesis includes studies on the treatment of persistent corpus luteum in cattle, by the use of diethylstilbestrol dipropionate; the treatment of cystic ovaries by the use of chorionic gonadotrophin and a pituitary gonadotrophin derived from desiccated sheep pituitary; and the treatment of functional sterility in cattle by the use of equine gonadotrophin.
Description: A thesis presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School of the University of Toronto in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Science October 1947
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10214/4886
Date: 1947-10-01
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