First Report of Urolithiasis in a Donkey in Western Kordufan, SudanShadia Ahmed M Lazim*, Khareef Abd Elrahman and Mohammed Yagoub Mohammed
College of Veterinary Science, University of West Kordofan, Sudan
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- Shadia Ahmed M Lazim
College of Veterinary Science
University of West Kordofan, Sudan
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Received date: February 16, 2017; Accepted date: February 21, 2017; Published date: February 27, 2017
Citation: Lazim SAM, Elrahman KA, Mohammed MY (2017) First Report of Urolithiasis in a Donkey in Western Kordufan, Sudan. J Tradit Med Clin Natur 6:211.
Copyright: © 2017 Lazim SAM, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
A 7 year old donkey was introduced to the clinic of Ghubaysh college of Veterinary Science showing haematuria, dysuria, stranguria, oliguria, and tenesmus, and colic, stiffness of the hindquarters, painful micturition and penile protrusion from the sheath. Sampled urine was yellow, very cloudy turbid and alkaline. The sediment showed medium numbers of epithelial cells, high numbers of leukocytes. There were high number of pus cells and RBCs. Calcium oxalate and Triple phosphate had been seen in high concentration. Furthermore, a remarkable quantity of calcium was present in the uroliths. By rectal palpation the bladder contain many uroliths with different size. By palpation there was urolith in urethral in the base of the penis. This final investigations result revealed urolithiasis and urinary tract inflammation.