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Consumption of sand and dirt in horses can cause chronic diarrhea and colic because of irritation and obstruction of the gastrointestinal tract of horses. Prevention has primarily focused on changes in management to reduce the intake of sand and feeding of psyllium products. The purpose of this...

Author(s)
Hassel, D. M.; Curley, T.; Hoaglund, E. L.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2020, 90,
Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To describe clinical features, diagnostic methods, treatments, and outcomes associated with ingested wire foreign bodies in the abdomen of horses. DESIGN: Retrospective case series. ANIMALS: 16 client-owned horses with ingested wire in their abdomens that were evaluated at a veterinary...

Author(s)
Marley, L. K.; Soffler, C.; Hackett, E. S.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2018, 253, 6, pp 781-787
Abstract

Background: Preventive laparoscopic closure of the epiploic foramen (EF) has previously been described, but methods for EF closure during laparotomy for treatment of colic are lacking. Objectives: To describe the foramen epiploicum mesh closure (FEMC) technique through a ventral midline laparotomy...

Author(s)
Bergen, T. van; Rötting, A.; Wiemer, P.; Schauvliege, S.; Vanderperren, K.; Ugahary, F.; Martens, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2018, 50, 2, pp 235-240
Abstract

The objective of this study was to determine if abdominal elevation could induce radiographically visible widening of the interspinous spaces in the thoracolumbar region of standing sedated horses and facilitate the surgical approach to the region. Radiographs centered on T13 and T18 were taken...

Author(s)
Pigé, C.; Masseau, I.; Bonilla, A. G.
Publisher
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 2020, 61, 10, pp 1101-1105
Abstract

This retrospective case series describes sand-enteropathy in 35 cases presented at the Institut Suisse de médecine équine (ISME) of the University of Bern since 2004 and up to July 2016. Horses and ponies were referred due to colic or abdominal discomfort. Impaction due to sand has increasingly...

Author(s)
Graubner, C.; Waschk, M.; Aepli, H.; Stauffer, S.; Gerber, V.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH, Baden-Baden, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2017, 33, 1, pp 37-42
Abstract

A nine-year-old warmblood mare was presented with clinical signs of mild colic and fever. On percutaneous ultrasound of the abdomen, a mass was identified on the left side of the abdomen between the spleen and the stomach. During examination the following day, intra-abdominal blood was observed. On ...

Author(s)
Lange, L. de; Dufourni, A.; Lefère, L.; Sonck, L.; Loon, G. van
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
Citation
Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift, 2019, 88, 1, pp 34-38
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A 48-hour-old mixed breed pony colt was referred to the hospital because of abdominal discomfort, weak suckling reflex and prostration. During clinical investigation, supportive and symptomatic treatments were necessary, and an abdominal radiography was performed revealing a large intestine filled...

Author(s)
Rocha, I. de A.; Oliveira, J. G. de; Castro, T. de C.; Bispo, T. N. dos S.; Marcelino, S. A. C.; Campos, M. T. G.; Pierezan, F.; Paes, P. R. de O.; Teixeira, R. B. C.; Palhares, M. S.; Maranhão, R. de P. A.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Rural, 2020, 50, 10,
Abstract

Objective - To evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of direct digital abdominal radiography for the diagnosis of enterolithiasis in equids and to assess the effect of the number and anatomic location of enteroliths and gas distention of the gastrointestinal tract on diagnostic sensitivity of...

Author(s)
Kelleher, M. E.; Puchalski, S. M.; Drake, C.; Jeune, S. S. le
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2014, 245, 1, pp 126-129
Abstract

A 16-hour-old Quarter Horse filly presented for evaluation of a soft mass in the right caudoventral lateral abdominal wall. Radiography and ultrasonography confirmed the presence of a nonreducible lateral abdominal wall hernia with small intestine located between the skin and body wall. The size of ...

Author(s)
Hill, J. A.; Story, A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2014, 26, 10, pp 516-519
Abstract

This case report describes the clinical progression of a 5-day-old Oldenburg colt presented for acute severe right hindlimb lameness. The foal had diarrhoea at presentation, and over the next 24 h became tachycardic and febrile with cold extremities in the hindlimbs and began to bear weight on the...

Author(s)
Pezzanite, L.; Frank, C.; Koch, D.; Moss, A.; Landolt, G.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2021, 33, 10, pp 511-511

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