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Cecocolic intussusception is a rare pathologic lesion in horses and for a long time treatment of this disease was considered not to be successful. By now there are several descriptions of various surgical techniques with varying success rates. The purpose of this paper is to describe the surgical...

Huskamp, B.; Scheidemann, W.; Carstanjen, B.
Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Pferdeheilkunde, 2013, 29, 2, pp 171-175

Over a 10-year period, caecocolic intussusception was diagnosed in 11 of 842 horses undergoing surgical treatment for colic. 8 horses died or were killed because of poor prognosis determined at surgery or because of postoperative complications. 3 horses recovered without complication after manual...

Gaughan, E. M.; Hackett, R. P.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1990, 197, 10, pp 1373-1375