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Encyclopedia of Veterinary Terms

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s

sable

saccule

sacculectomy

sacrum

saddle gall

saddle sore

sagittal plane

sarcoma

sarcous

satiety

scapula

scent gland

scirrhous cord

sclera

sclera injection

scleritis

scolex

scrotal hydrocele

scrotum

scurfy

scurs

scurvy

sebaceous cyst

sebaceous gland

seborrhea

sebum

secretin

secretion

secundines

sedative

seizure

selective breeding

selenium

selenodont

semen

seminal vesicle

seminiferous tubes

semipermeable membrane

sensitization

sensorium

sensory neurons

separator

sepsis

septicemia

septum

sequestrum

serological

serology

seroma

serration

sertoli cells

serum neutralization

sesamoid

setae

sexual dimorphism

sexual infantilism

shank

shedder

shoat

shote

side-bone

sigmoid flexure

sinoatrial node

sinus

sinusitis

sinusotomy

sire

sitomania

sitting breed

skeletal muscle

skewbald

skin tag

slipped tendon

slobber

slop

slow gallop

smegma

snaffle

snood

snout

somatic

somatic cell count

sonogram

sow

spasticity

spavin

spay

specific pathogen free

speculum

sperm

spermatic cord

spermatocyte

spermatogenosis

spermatogonium

spermatozoon

sphincter

spinal

spinal cavity

spindle

spine

spirochetes

spirometer

splayed

spleen

splenectomy

splenomegaly

splint

spondylitis

spondylosis

sporadic disease

sporozoa

sporozoite

spot treatment

spotter bull

sprain

spraying

spreader

spring chicken

springing

sprite

sputum

square gaited

stallion

stampede

stanchion

staphylococci

stapling

stearic acid

steatis

stenosis

stenotic nares

stent

sternum

steroid

sterol

stifle

stimulus

stockinet

stoma

stomatitis

stool

strabismus

straightbred

stranguria

streptococci

striate

striated

stricture

strictus

stride

strobila

stroma

stupefacient

subacute

subclavian

subclinical

subcutaneous

subcutis

subdural hematoma

subdural space

sublethal

sublingual

subluxation

submandibular

submaxillary

succus

suet

sulcus

supernumerary teats

superovulation

supination

supine

supplemental pasture

suppuration

suppurative

surcingle

surfactant

sweat gland

symbiosis

symbiotic relationship

sympathetic nervous system

symphysis

syncope

synergist

syngamy

synovial joint

synovitis

synthetic

syrinx

systemic

systemic circulation

systole