Prepubic


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Related to Prepubic: prepubic tendon

Pre`pu´bic


a.1.(Anat.) Situated in front of, or anterior to, the pubis; pertaining to the prepubis.
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Concealed penis is a congenital abnormality in which the penis is buried below the surface of prepubic skin.
A dog's oral swab and cystocentesis for urine collection were carried out immediately Cystocentesis was performed by aseptic technique: prepubic hair was clipped and the skin was cleaned and disinfected with alcohol and clorhexidine before the insertion of a needle connected to a 10 mL syringe to collect urine directly from the dog's bladder.
Less common problems causing recumbency are rupture of the prepubic tendon (when the belly drops to the ground), middle ear infections, cerebrocortical necrosis (CCN - a vitamin B1 deficiency) and lambs dying in the womb (toxaemia).