A shorail dog of 1.5 years old was admitted to the Teaching Veterinary Hospital, Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University with a clinical sign of weight bearing lameness of left hind leg. Physically and radiographically, it was diagnosed as grade IV lateral patellar luxation. Attempt was taken to treat the disease by combined tibial tuberosity transposition and trochlear resection. But after 8 months the symptoms attributed again as wire became torn and patella displaced laterally.
|Titolo:||Congenital Lateral Patellar Luxation in a Shorail Dog : a case report|
AHASAN, ASM LUTFUL (Secondo)
|Parole Chiave:||Congenital, patellar luxation; trochlear resection; wire suture|
|Settore Scientifico Disciplinare:||Settore VET/01 - Anatomia degli Animali Domestici|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2007|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI):||10.3329/bjvm.v5i1.1329|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||01 - Articolo su periodico|