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scro·tal

(skrō'tăl),
Relating to the scrotum.
Synonym(s): oscheal

scrotal

/scro·tal/ (skro´t'l) pertaining to the scrotum.

scrotal

[skrō′təl]
pertaining to the scrotum.

scrotal

adjective Referring to the scrotum, see there.

scro·tal

(skrō'tăl)
Relating to the scrotum.
Synonym(s): oscheal.

scrotal

pertaining to scrotum.

scrotal abscess
usually the result of infection at the time of castration and absence of drainage from the site. May be accompanied by extensive local cellulitis.
scrotal anomalies
include aplasia, congenital cleft and bifurcation.
scrotal circumference
an essential part of the examination of a ruminant male for breeding soundness. A special tape is used and the measurement taken at the point of greatest diameter of the scrotum and contents—usually within the range of 13.5 to 16 inches is considered normal for adult bulls.
scrotal fat
fat accumulates in the scrotum of most fat males; it is most obvious in castrates.
scrotal mange
chorioptic mange.
scrotal myiasis
blowfly strike of a recently castrated ram lamb.
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The Southern region had higher means of head length, headwidth, ear length, ear width, and tail length than the Central and Northern regions for both rams and ewes but had the lowest means for chest girth, chest depth, pelvic width and scrotal circumference.
Estimation of genetic parameters for body weights, scrotal circumference, and testicular volume measured at different ages in Nellore cattle.
Studies associating with body weight, testicular measurements, and scrotal circumference obtained during the different phases of growth of Tho Tho bovine species are scarce.
Morphological data about testicular measurements [testicular length (TL), scrotal length (SL) and scrotal circumference (SC)] and body measurements (body length (BL), withers height (WH) and heart girth (HG) and body weight (BW) at different ages ranging of 12 to 48 months were collected for predicting body weight of the indigenous Mengali sheep in the current study.
Evaluation of four mathematical functions to describe scrotal circumference maturation in Nellore bulls.
When statistically evaluated, Table II showed that there were several positive correlations between sperm mass activity or sperm motility and testicular characteristics such as testicular diameter and scrotal circumference.
In tropical breeds of bulls, the readily measurable reproductive parameters have been reported to include body weight (BW), scrotal circumference (SC), testicular size and sperm morphology (Lunstra and Cundiff, 2003).
2001) have verified, in a study of Santa Ines sheep, that changes in testicular length and scrotal circumference can be considered as viable indicators of the effect of thermal stress on the gonads.
PUBERTY AND SCROTAL CIRCUMFERENCE IN HOLSTEIN x ZEBU, ZEBU AND ROMOSINUANO BULLS
A rule of thumb for bulls is the larger the scrotal circumference the more " bull power" he has, plus the scrotum should have a long-necked, flat-bottomed, bottle shape.