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Synonyms for fossa

monotypic genus of Madagascar civets closely related to palm civets

largest carnivore of Madagascar

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In the present case both rectal palpation and pressed fist on left paralumbar fossa were helpful for diagnosis of the case.
However, success rate is high when using plank (12 feet long and 10 inch wide) is placed on the upper paralumbar fossa.
The plank is placed on upper paralumbar fossa of dam in an inclined manner with lower end on ground.
For rumenotomy, animals were restrained in standing position and the left paralumbar fossa were prepared in aseptic manner.