perosomus

perosomus

An obsolete, nonspecific term for a foetus affected by a developmental malformation of the trunk.

perosomus

(pē″rō-sō′mŭs) [Gr. peros, maimed, + soma, body]
An individual with a congenitally defective body.
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Perosomus elumbis (vertebral agenesis and arthrogryposis) in a stillborn Holstein calf.
Perosomus elumbis (Acaudatus) is an occasionally found congenital anomaly characterized by partial or complete agenesis of lumbar sacral and coccygeal vertebrae and ankylosis of the hind limbs.
Key words: Perosomus elumbis monster dystocia fetotomy buffalo.
A rare case is described in this report with Perosomus elumbis (Acaudatus) reflex in the fetus leading to dystocia in the dam.
Yalew, "Morphological features of perosomus (short spine) in farmed Salmon (Salmo salar)," Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound, vol.
O termo perosomus elumbis designa um conjunto raro de anomalias congenitas, que incluem primariamente agenesia parcial da medula espinhal e vertebras lombossacrais.
Este relato descreve a ocorrencia de perosomus elumbis em um cordeiro, femea, sem raca definida (SRD), com uma semana de idade, encaminhado ao Hospital Veterinario da Universidade de Franca.
The fetal causes were fetal anasarca, oversized fetus, perosomus elumbis and schistosomus reflexus (Ali, 2011; Jayachandra et al., 2013).