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Uterine involution was also monitored at weekly interval by per rectal examination of genitalia from one week postpartum to till five weeks postpartum period following the method described by Custer et al.
Out of 40 pregnant buffaloes observed during periparturient period, five animals were diagnosed with metritis, three with clinical endometritis concurrent with delayed uterine involution.
In most dairy cows, uterine involution is completed 4 to 5 wks postpartum; the earliest time for uterine involution is about three weeks postpartum.
However, cervical and uterine involution was complete in fewer days (Table 3) in the winter compared to summer season, signifying the role of environment.