ANATOMIC DESCRIPTION AND PATHOLOGIC FINDINGS OF CHRONIC FOOT ROT WITH SEVERE SECONDARY OSTEOMYELITIS IN A ROTHSCHILD’S GIRAFFE (Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi)

Author(s) Andrés Alejandro Castro, DVM, Benjamin E. Alcantar, DVM, Susanne Stieger-Vanegas, DVM, PhD, Dipl ECVDI, and Rob Bildfell, DVM, Dipl ACVP
Year Published2015
JournalAAZV Conference Proceedings
Page Numbers156-157
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Abstract:

An abstract on chronic lameness in a Rothschild's giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis rothschildi) that was a result of ulcerative pododermatitis and laminitis.

Key Words: Laminitis, Rothschilds giraffe, ulcerative pododermatitis, CT scan, lameness, management

Authors: Andrés Alejandro Castro, DVM, Benjamin E. Alcantar, DVM, Susanne Stieger-Vanegas, DVM, PhD, Dipl ECVDI, and Rob Bildfell, DVM, Dipl ACVP

Journal: 2015 AAZV Conference Proceedings


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