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Male tortoises are occasionally presented with a prolapsed phallus (penis). The male chelonian has a single phallus, which protrudes from the floor of the proctodeum. Unlike the mammalian penis, the chelonian phallus is not involved in urination. The penis is retracted except during mating, trauma, ...

Author(s)
Nİsbet, H. Ö.; Yardımcı, C.; Özak, A.; Sİrİn, Y. S.
Publisher
Kafkas Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, Kars, Turkey
Citation
Kafkas Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2011, 17, 1, pp 151-153
Abstract

Male chelonians occasionally demonstrate penile prolapse as a result of trauma, infection, neurologic deficiency in the retractor apparatus or cloacae sphincter, or impaction of urate material in the cloacae. In most cases, veterinary care is not sought immediately and local infection is frequently ...

Author(s)
Gering, A. P.; Nunes, N.
Publisher
Sociedad Latinoamericana de Medicina Veterinaria de Emergencias y Cuidadas Intensivos, Maldonado, Uruguay
Citation
Journal LAVECC, 2012, 4, 2, pp 99-102
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Reptiles are quite sensitive to several conditions that require surgery treatment. Basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology is necessary to reach a successful treatment. Paraphimosis is a prolapse in one or both hemipenis that affects male squamata reptiles due to infection, trauma, drillings,...

Author(s)
Pliego, C. M.; Bruno, S. F.; Gonçalves, F. M. de L.; Romão, M. A. P.; Chaudon, M. B. de O.
Publisher
Escola de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Saude e Producao Animal, 2007, 8, 4, pp 303-308
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Author(s)
Ojeh, C. K.; Adetunji, A.
Citation
African Journal of Ecology, 18, 2, pp 187-190

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