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ISRN Veterinary Science
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 419591, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/419591
Research Article

Comparative Ultrasonographic Imaging of Spleen and Liver in Healthy Crossbred Cows

Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology, College of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya (CSKHPKV), Himachal Pradesh, Palampur 176 062, India

Received 6 November 2011; Accepted 19 December 2011

Academic Editor: J. F. Hocquette

Copyright © 2011 Sheikh Imran et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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