Protocol for: Bovine: Epidural injection
Abstract or Description:
Clip and shave the hair over the area where sacrum is attached with tail
clean it properly
drape the area keeping the site of injection exposed ( Intervertebral space at First or second coccygeal vertebral)
insert 20 G disposable sterilized needle attached with syringe filled with medicine to be injected into the epidural space
withdraw little aspirate into syringe from this space
if no resistance is offered or no blood comes out into syringe, inject the medicine into epidural space.
withdraw needle out after procedure
place an antiseptic swab over the area for a while.