An assessment of wound healing of three different abdominal incision shapes in male African catfish, Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) Thawatchai Ngamsiri* and Suvanon Chamchan

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Thawatchai Ngamsiri


The results of male African catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822), wound healing of
three different abdominal incision shapes (I-shape, T-shape, and U-shape) was studied during a four-week period. The wound healing of C. gariepinus have been reported the fastest in the I-shape incision, which takes around two weeks to heal fully. The expression behavior of C. gariepinus after surgery showed that fish swam swiftly and ate well 2 weeks after surgery. The survival rate was 100


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Ngamsiri, T. (2021). An assessment of wound healing of three different abdominal incision shapes in male African catfish, Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822): Thawatchai Ngamsiri* and Suvanon Chamchan. Journal of Science Innovation for Sustainable Development, 3(1), 46–59. Retrieved from
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