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OBJECTIVE: To describe the use of ultrasonography to diagnose large colon volvulus (LCV) in horses. DESIGN: Descriptive report. ANIMALS: 4 horses with clinical signs of abdominal pain. PROCEDURE: Each horse was administered analgesic agents for pain control and placed in stocks. Ultrasonographic eva...
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Dysphagia is a relatively common disorder encountered by equine practitioners. It can becongenital or acquired, the main problem or part of a multi-systemic condition, and it may beassociated with muscular or neurological diseases. The diagnosis of dysphagia can be challenging
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Abnormal urination and weight loss are the most common presenting complaints in horses with urinary tract disease. This issue of Large Animal Veterinary Rounds discusses urinary tract diseases and describes the causes and diagnoses of polyuria/polydipsia and hematuria in horses.
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Jejunal hemorrhage syndrome (JHS) is a newly recognized syndrome that is also called: intraluminal intestinal hemorrhage syndrome bloody gut hemorrhagic bowel syndrome.1 The syndrome affects both dairy and beef cattle.2,3 The etiology is unknown; however, Clostridium perfringens type A has...
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Two beef calves, with a history of anorexia and absence of feces, were dehydrated and bloated on presentation. Intestinal obstruction was suspected based on clinical and laboratory findings. Hairballs obstructing the small intestine were removed surgically and the calves recovered. Intestinal obstru...
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West Nile virus (WNV) has spread across the North American continent, since its introduction in the summer of 1999. The virus first appeared in Canada in Ontario, Quebec, and Manitoba in 2001, Saskatchewan in 2002, and Alberta in 2003. At present, the virus is widespread in the southern portions of ...
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OBJECTIVE: To compare the outcome of horses with nephrosplenic entrapment of the large colon (NSELC) treated surgically or medically by rolling, administration of phenylephrine hydrochloride (or both), and exercise. DESIGN: Retrospective study. ANIMALS: 11 medically treated horses and 8 surgically t...