Wed 23 April 2014

Ruptured capsule of the elbow joint of a draught horse

Livesey, L.; Schumacher, J.; Sartin, E.; Caldwell, M.; Ziska, S.; Brock, K. Equine Veterinary Education July 2009 21 7 371-374(4)
A cyst filled with fluid was found to be the cause of an enlarged antebrachium in a horse. Communication between the cyst and the elbow joint was demonstrated by: 1) finding, during radiographic examination of the elbow, radiopaque contrast solution instilled into elbow joint within the cyst; 2) finding cytological values in fluid aspirated from the cyst that were similar to those in fluid aspirated from the elbow joint; and 3) finding hyperechoic foci, assumed to be air bubbles, during ultrasonographic examination of the cyst after administration of air into the elbow joint. Communication of the cyst with the elbow joint was confirmed during post mortem examination of the affected limb.

Official newsletter

Stay informed with OrthoVetSuperSite Newsletter

Jobs

OrthoVet Books

PECK-MARCELLIN-LITTLE
Advances in small animal total joint replacement
1st ed., 250 pages, 500 ill., John Wiley & Sons, November 2012
List price: €
Sell price: €
HOULTON
BSAVA Manual of canine and feline musculoskeletal disorders
1st ed., 448 pages, 225 ill., BSAVA Publications, September 2006
List price: €
Sell price: €
SHIRES
The 5-minute veterinary consult. Musculoskeletal disorders
1st ed., 240 pages, 50 ill., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, January 2006
List price: €
Sell price: €
LEWIS
Self-assessment colour review of small animal orthopaedics
1st ed., 192 pages, 500 ill., Manson Publishing/The Veterinary Press, June 1998
List price: €
Sell price: €
MORTELLARO-PETAZZONI-VEZZONI
Atlante BOA (Breed-oriented Orthopaedic Approach). Approccio ortopedico orientato alla razza
Coordinamento editoriale a cura di Silvia Boiocchi. 1 ed., 95 pages, 350 ill., INNOVET, June 2008
List price: €
Sell price: €

Vet Events

Events

« April 2014
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930