Uterine defense mechanisms in the mare.

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Abstract

Uterine defense against infection in the mare has been actively investigated over the past decade. Mechanisms of defense, including the role of immunoglobulins, polymorphonuclear neutrophils, and the physical ability of mares to eliminate bacteria from the uterus, are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)221-228
Number of pages8
JournalThe Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice
Volume4
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

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Uterine defense mechanisms in the mare. / Liu, Irwin.

In: The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice, Vol. 4, No. 2, 01.01.1988, p. 221-228.

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