Case report of bilateral cryptorchidism in Bikaneri camel
Vyas, Sumant; Rai, A.K. and Khanna, N.D. (1996) Case report of bilateral cryptorchidism in Bikaneri camel. Indian Veterinary Journal, 73 (10). pp. 1080-1081. ISSN 0019-6475
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A case of cryptorhid camel belonging to Bikaneri breed of India is reported in this article. This animal was born at N.R.C. on Camel. The scrotal sac of the cryptorchid camel was rudimentary without testicles. It exhibited symptoms of rut viz. restlessness, aggressiveness, grinding of teeth, gurgling sound, ejection and blowing of soft palate oozing of acrid dark brown secretions from the poll glands during breeding season after attaining puberty and also mounted females for mating. Attempts to collect semen in artificial vagina from the animal were successful. The camel exhibited normal libido.
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