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Synonyms for anal

a stage in psychosexual development when the child's interest is concentrated on the anal region

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The entire anal sac was removed in all of the cats.
Anal sac approximately 5.0 times higher than aboral cup but not as high as arms, recurred nearly along entire height (Figs.
If your dog has recurrent anal sac problems, your veterinarian may suggest removal of the glands.
Here's why overly soft stools cause trouble: Your dog has an anal sac on each side of his anus, each filled with strong-smelling liquid that he uses to mark his territory.
Food allergy can also be associated with chronic anal sac disease.
"During defecation, the rectal musculature pushes the anal sac toward the stool in the rectum and squeezes out its contents--sort of like squeezing a tube of toothpaste at its bottom," says dermatologist William H.
Anal sac disease is very common in dogs but can be treated by your vet, sometimes treating it with antibiotics if there is a severe infection.
Located between the internal and external anal sphincter muscles, and lined with oil and sweat glands, each anal sac is connected to the outside world via a short, narrow duct.
Anal sac disease is very painful and usually accompanied by a bad odour.
"A dog licking near his tail head could have anal sac disease, among all the other reasons for licking," Dr.
perianal or circumanal (hepatoid) glands, anal sac glands and anal glands (Moulton, 2008 and Polton et al., 2006).
Anal sac scent marking is also what makes dogs so interested in each others' feces.
This unipolar budding yeast can be found in ear canal, anal sac, lip, chin, vagina, rectum and skin of clinically normal dogs.