Intestinal surgery in the dog and cat: Part 1*
Intestinal surgery in the dog and cat: Part 1
Intestinal disorders requiring surgical intervention are commonly encountered in small animal practice. A thorough understanding of these disorders, including how to diagnose them and then appropriately manage them, is essential in order to optimise patient outcome. This article consists of two parts. Part 1 will review intestinal anatomy and healing, common surgical intestinal disorders and the diagnostic imaging findings that may occur when investigating such disorders in dogs and cats.
Key words: Small intestine, Large intestine, Intestinal healing, Dog, Cat, Diagnostic imaging.
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Faye Swinbourne BVM&S MVetMed DipECVS MRCVS