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Entrapment of the small colon through a mesocolic rent in a mare.

Booth, TM, Proudman, CJ and Edwards, GB (2000) Entrapment of the small colon through a mesocolic rent in a mare. Aust Vet J, 78 (9). pp. 603-604.

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Abstract

A 6-year-old mare was presented for acute abdominal pain unresponsive to analgesics. Exploratory laparotomy revealed entrapment of the small colon through a 12 cm rent in the mesocolon. The incarcerated small colon was manually reduced and the rent in the mesocolon was sutured closed. The mare made excellent postoperative recovery and was discharged from the hospital 4 days later. The cause of the rent, which was chronic in appearance, is unknown.

Item Type: Article
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Booth, TMUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Proudman, CJc.proudman@surrey.ac.ukUNSPECIFIED
Edwards, GBUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : September 2000
Uncontrolled Keywords : Abdomen, Acute, Animals, Female, Horse Diseases, Horses, Intestinal Obstruction, Mesocolon, Peritoneal Diseases, Rupture, Spontaneous
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Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 17 May 2017 10:10
Last Modified : 17 May 2017 14:47
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/826701

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