oestrus


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oestrus

(US), estrus, estrum
a regularly occurring period of sexual receptivity in most female mammals, except humans, during which ovulation occurs and copulation can take place; heat
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After LH surge, ovulation occurs in the night of oestrus.
The most common etiological agents are larvae from genus: Sarcophaga, Dermatobia, Oestrus, Gasterophilus, Cochliomya, Lucilia, Chrysomya and Musca (8).
Oestrus ovis is a cosmopolitan parasite and its larval stages inhabits the nasal passages, sinuses of sheep.
Nasal myiasis due to Oestrus ovis larvae in Israel.
Virga, "Persistence of human myiasis by Oestrus ovis L.
Ophthalmomyiasis due to Oestrus ovis was first described in 1947.
During the breeding season, which starts between February and March, adult males congregate to form a lek, which is then visited by females in oestrus.
Few buffaloes exhibit postpartum oestrus during April and May due to maximum air temperature (Abayawansa et al.
Oestrus ovis as a cause of red eye in Aljabal Algharbi, Libya.
To the Editor: Ophthalmomyiasis is a zoonosis generally caused by Oestrus ovis, a fly that lays eggs on the eye of its host.
Cases of ophthalmic myiasis externa by Oestrus Ovis have been reported from different part of the world [2-4] including India.