27-Title: Surgical management of esophageal obstruction due to trichophytobezoar in adult female dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius)

Authors: S Anwar and M Moustafa

Source: Ruminant Science (2014)-3(2):251-253

How to cite this manuscript: Anwar S and Moustafa M (2014). Surgical management of esophageal obstruction due to trichophytobezoar in adult female dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius). Ruminant Science 3(2):251-253.


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