Septic osteitis of the axial border of the proximal sesamoid bones in two foals

Authors: 
C. P. Lawrence, B. S. L. Fraser
Volume: 
25
Number: 
2
Pages: 
63-66
Journal: 
Equine Veterinary Education
Date: 
February 2013

This case report describes the history, clinical findings, clinical pathology and diagnostic imaging of 2 cases of septic osteitis of the proximal sesamoid bones in foals. Treatment with doxycycline (10 mg/kg bwt per os b.i.d.) was successful in treating both of these cases.

Large animal: