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Background: Incisional hernia in the midline can be a consequence of abdominal surgeries, which incidence is around 5.7-18%. Surgical indication occurs in cases of large hernias, and the most common techniques used involve the closing of the musculature in a primary way, with sutures, and the...

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Gomes, A. R. C.; Rosa, B. M. A.; Lorga, A. D.; Rocio Janiszewski, J. do; Strugava, L.; Schade, J.; Moreno, J. C. D.; Dornbusch, P. T.
Publisher
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Faculdade de Veterinária, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Acta Scientiae Veterinariae, 2021, 49, (Suppl 1): 624,
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Objective: To review the veterinary literature regarding healing and complications associated with equine celiotomy including anatomy and physiology, risk factors for incisional infection and hernia, and treatment. Etiology: Celiotomy is the most common approach to treat horses with surgical colic. ...

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Shearer, T. R.; Holcombe, S. J.; Valberg, S. J.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 2020, 30, 2, pp 136-148
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Surgical site infection of abdominal incisions is an important complication after laparotomy with increased risk of incisional hernia formation in horses. This study aims to evaluate the healing process of abdominal incisions and correlate peritonitis with the occurrence of surgical site infection...

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Dória, R. G. S.; Freitas, S. H.; Laskoski, L. M.; Arruda, L. P.; Shimano, A. C.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2020, 87,
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Objective: To describe a modified celiotomy to improve access to cranial abdominal structures in horses. Animals: Four horses. Study design: Short case series. Methods: Three horses with gastric impactions were treated with gastrotomies. One horse was treated for a diaphragmatic hernia with...

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Bauck, A. G.; Nelson, E.; McLain, A.; Cock, G.; Sanchez, L. C.; Freeman, D. E.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Veterinary Surgery, 2021, 50, 3, pp 600-606
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A 16-year-old Italian Saddle Horse gelding was referred for treatment of an incisional hernia that developed 7 months after a ventral midline laparotomy for treatment of acute abdominal pain. Physical examination revealed a hernia approximately 20 cm long and 15 cm wide on the ventral aspect of the ...

Author(s)
Gandini, M.; Giusto, G.; Caramello, V.; Comino, F.; Rosso, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2017, 29, 7, pp 362-366
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This article describes the suture of the white line for relaparotomy following incisional complications of infection and eventration in 3 horses. The placement of stainless steel horizontal mattress support sutures at 10 cm from the incision edge avoided wound dehiscence and incisional hernia with...

Author(s)
Bischofberger, A. S.; Waschk, M.; Dart, A.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Pratique Vétérinaire Equine, 2015, 47, 185, pp 26-35
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Objective - To report a technique for incisional hernioplasty in horses using laparoscopic placement of a prosthetic mesh. Study Design - Case series. Animals - Horses (n=5) with ventral median abdominal incisional hernia. Methods - A telescope and 2 instrument portals were established bilaterally, ...

Author(s)
Caron, J. P.; Mehler, S. J.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Boston, USA
Citation
Veterinary Surgery, 2009, 38, 3, pp 318-325
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A prospective controlled, randomised clinical trial was initiated to evaluate the effect of abdominal wall bandaging with an elastic and strong adhesive material on the incidence on post-operative complications following colic surgery through a midline celiotomy. 188 Horses were included, that ad...

Author(s)
Rijkenhuizen, A. B. M.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2011, 27, 6, pp 636...641
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Background: Ventral midline hernia formation following abdominal surgery in horses is an uncommon complication; however, it can have serious consequences leading to increased morbidity and mortality. Currently, mesh hernioplasty is the treatment of choice for large ventral midline hernias in horses ...

Author(s)
Haupt, J.; García-López, J. M.; Chope, K.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2015, 11, 58, pp (13 March 2015)
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274 cases that survived ≥1 month after surgery, or died or were destroyed within 1 month of surgery, as a direct result of celiotomy incision complications, were divided into 4 groups: a ventral median celiotomy for intestinal disease (A); ventral median celiotomy for non-intestinal disease (B);...

Author(s)
Wilson, D. A.; Baker, G. J.; Boero, M. J.
Citation
Veterinary Surgery, 1995, 24, 6, pp 506-514

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