Pro-Fix Rectal Prolapse Tube 1-1/2 x 3"
Brand Varies - Designed for rectal prolapse repair in pigs and sheep.
Specially designed for the repair of rectal prolapses in swine and sheep. Precision molded plastic tubes are fully tapered on one end for easier insertion. They feature an extra deep center groove for better retention and lowered possibility of re-prolapsing.
Species: swine, sheep, and goats
FEATURES / BENEFITS
Easy to use during the surgical repair of a rectal prolapse.
Eliminates the stricture problem sometimes associated with reduction methods of treatments.
The sooner you insert the ring the better the results.
Do not push the ring in too far or you will not be able to tie it off. (A loop of string through the ring will allow you to hold the ring in place. Remove the string once the ring is tied off.)
For livestock use only.
Insert tube into rectum and tie off prolapse next to body with elastrator ring or umbilical tape. Prolapsed section should slough off in 5-7 days. Use the largest size possible.
Size Options for Pigs:
5/8" x 1 3/4" Feeder Pig
3/4" x 2" pigs under 40 lbs
1" x 2 1/4" pigs over 40 lbs
1 1/4" x 2 1/2" shoats
1 1/2" x 3" hogs
2" x 3" hogs or calves
Size Options for lambs:
1" x 2-1/4" for lambs 70 lb or less
1-1/4" x 2-1/2" for lambs above 70 lb