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gravid

[′grav·əd]
(zoology)
Of the uterus, containing a fetus.
Pertaining to female animals when carrying young or eggs.
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We necropsied the ferrets and examined the recovered Dracuncul us worms to determine sex and whether females were mated or gravid.
KEY WORDS: mud crab, Scylla paramamosain, pond-cultured and wild gravid female, proximate composition, amino acid, fatty acid
Localization of the appendix can be challenging in pregnant patients due to changes in abdominal organ position caused by the gravid uterus.
It was roughly the same size as the 2 gravid females caught in the Potomac River during the Kynard et al.
The 2 groups were compared in terms of age, time since the surgical intervention, gravid, diagnosis, type of birth, reason for haemorrhage, perinatal status (live, ex), blood product transfusion rates, surgical procedures applied, complications, intensive care rates, whether or not anti-depressant therapy had been taken and the results of the EPDS.
Gravid traps were used because they primarily attract female Cx.
When tested in a no-choice experimental set-up, volatiles emanating from intact uninfested and conspecific larvae-infested brassica hosts were attractive to gravid female P.
dagger]) Because conventional vector control approaches often fail to result in effective and sustainable prevention of infection with viruses transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes (5), and to improve surveillance of mosquito population densities, CDC developed an Autocidal Gravid Ovitrap (AGO) (6) to attract and capture the female Aedes aegypti mosquitoes responsible for transmission of infectious agents to humans (Figure).
Present case report is about very rare condition of gravid uterus herniation into the thoracic cavity and right sided heart displacment in a three year old queen.
Unilateral ventral hernia (of right side) occurs commonly in ruminants, due to increased weight of gravid uterus, rupture of pre-pubic tendon and tearing of abdominal muscles due to accidents.