It is okay to short cycle a mare after she has had a uterine biopsy? I have different opinions from two different vets.
Or is it advisable to wait a full cycle?
maritime roper Posted From: 188.8.131.52
Posted on Saturday, August 02, 2003 - 11:59 pm:
Mares can be 'short cycled' after a uterine biopsy. There is minimal damage done to the uterine mucosa with a uterine biopsy forcep. Most uterine biopsies are taken while the mare is in estrus and you must therefore wait until 5 days after the end of estrus before prostaglandins will work and sucessuflly 'short cycle' your mare.
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