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The present article aimed to conduct a retrospective study of the main clinical and epidemiological findings in 25 cases of colic in equidae from Rio Grande do Norte. Twenty five equidae (21 horses, three mules and one donkey) were included. Clinical treatment was performed in 15 equidae with...

Author(s)
Oliveira, C. M. de M.; Ribeiro, I. B.; Gadelha, I. C. N.; Calado, E. B.; Paula, V. V. de; Barrêto-Júnior, R. A.; Dias, R. V. C.; Câmara, A. C. L.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2014, 8, 4, pp 290-294
Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to present the incidence and lethality of diseases in foals during the first 10 days following birth by analyzing patient data. Material and methods: Over a period of 6 years, patient data from 393 foals, that had been presented within the first 10 days after...

Author(s)
Grassl, M.; Ulrich, T.; Wehrend, A.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2017, 45, 6, pp 357-361
Abstract

Meconium impaction is a painful retention of meconium (composed of intestinal secretions, swallowed amniotic fluid and cellular debris) associated with colic in newborn foals. Most foals will start to evacuate meconium within one to two hours after birth, shortly after the ingestion of colostrum,...

Author(s)
Ðuričić, D.; Dobranić, T.; Grizelj, J.; Getz, I.; Vince, S.; Folnožić, I.; Ževrnja, B.; Lipar, M.; Samardžija, M.
Publisher
Hrvatski Veterinarski Institut, Centar za Peradarstvo, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Veterinarska Stanica, 2010, 41, 4, pp 363-367
Abstract

The sick foal provides a variety of challenges in ambulatory practice. A problem-based approach allows for the management of multifactorial conditions and the identification of those that require immediate hospitalisation. Diseases that present from birth include congenital abnormalities (atresia...

Author(s)
Redpath, A.; Bailey, J.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
UK-Vet Equine, 2019, 3, 4, pp 122-130
Abstract

Aim of the study is the analysis of cases of laparotomy in foals with an anamnesis of intestinal or extraintestinal disease at the Large Animal Clinic for Surgery, University of Leipzig. Clinical files of the years 2001 until 2011 were screened for cases of foals up to one year of age, which had...

Author(s)
Scharner, D.; Dudziak, N.; Winter, K.; Brehm, W.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH, Baden-Baden, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2015, 31, 1, pp 20-26
Abstract

A 2-day-old filly was referred to the hospital with abdominal pain and constipation. The foal presented tachycardia, tachypnea, hypoxemia, hyperlactatemia, and abdominal distension. Meconium impaction was diagnosed, and the filly underwent abdominal surgery. Diazepam and butorphanol were...

Author(s)
Peña-Cadahia, C.; Manso-Díaz, G.; Santiago-Llorente, I.; Villalba-Orero, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2019, 80, pp 64-68
Abstract

Meconium impaction is a common condition that affects the equine neonate and often requires immediate veterinary attention. This article highlights the role of the veterinary nurse in assisting the veterinary surgeon with the diagnosis of this condition through the use of digital palpation,...

Author(s)
Burbidge, C.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Nursing Journal, 2012, 27, 5, pp 194-197
Abstract

The article summarizes the relevant clinical pathological assessment of horses with acute colic. A minimal laboratory evaluation shouldinclude the patient's haematocrit (or packed cell volume), total protein, and lactate concentration in the blood. Haematocrit and total protein provide an...

Author(s)
Cavalleri, J. M. V.; Bienert-Zeit, A.; Feige, K.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2013, 41, 2, pp 124-134
Abstract

Colic and enterocolitis are two of the most common diseases of neonatal foals. Diagnosis can be a challenge, and abdominal ultrasound is the single most useful tool. About 30% of foals presenting with colic require surgery. Meconium impaction is a common cause of colic in foals less than 36 hours...

Author(s)
Corley, K. T. T.
Publisher
Suomen Eläinlääkäriliitto, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Luentokokoelma 2010, Helsinki, Finland, 1-3 December, 2010, 2010, pp 114-118
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Author(s)
Vaala, W. E.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, USA
Citation
Equine reproduction, Volume 1, 2011, Ed.2, pp 379-384

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