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Previous studies have elaborated that age of the breeding bulls has significant effect on semen quality which improves with increasing age but declines after a specific age owing tothe senile atrophy (Khan et al.
A computed tomography (CT) of the brain revealed senile atrophy.
The autopsy finding in the remaining case was senile atrophy of multiple organs, which might constitute a 'natural death'.