Pyometra - Lytle Vet Clinic

Pyometra

General Information Pyometra is a severe bacterial infection with accumulation of pus in the uterus. Although it often occurs in middle-aged or older females that have never had puppies, younger dogs are sometimes affected. The condition most commonly develops a few weeks after a heat period. Pyometra. results from hormonal influences that decrease the normal resistance to infection. As a …