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Case Studies

Check out the most interesting cases at Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic!

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1101

What's your diagnosis? An 8 year old, 1D Barrel Horse presents with a grade 2/5 LF lameness. Flexes positive to the LF lower limb flexion (pastern/fetlock). What is your diagnosis and next steps/treatments? The Saginaw Valley Equine answer Answer: This…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1102

What's your diagnosis? A 13 year old horse displays symptoms of colic and lethargy on Monday last week. He was treated with Flunixin by the care giver and tubed with mineral oil by the referring veterinarian. The symptoms of colic…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1103

What's your diagnosis? A 13 year old, Quarter Horse mare presents to the SVEC Sports Medicine service with a history of displaying intermittent mild signs of colic for the past 6 months (July - December). The signs of colic include…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1104

What's your diagnosis? A seven year old, gelding has a chronically sore back which started about two years ago. Rest and long, low lunging with side reins helped improve the soreness. However, it reoccurred about every two months. Saddle fit…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1105

What's your diagnosis? A 12 year old, TB gelding used for 3 day eventing presented to the SVEC surgical service last week with a swollen left hock and lame at the walk. Radiographs of the left hock are pictured below.…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1106

What's your diagnosis? A yearling Belgian filly had a small puncture wound on the right forelimb a few months ago. Now it looks like this. What is your diagnosis and next steps/treatments? The Saginaw Valley Equine Answer Answer: The filly…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1107

What's your diagnosis? A yearling Paint filly presented to the SVEC surgical service for a lameness and conformation evaluation. Radiographs are pictured below. What is your diagnosis and next steps/treatments? The Saginaw Valley Equine Answer Answer: The filly was diagnosed…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1108

What's your diagnosis? A 2 month old filly was referred to the SVEC surgical service by Dr. Cassandra Shelden with a laceration near her fetlock region on the right hind leg. The day before, she was turned out and somehow…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1109

What's your diagnosis? A 10 year old, Clydesdale gelding presented to a referring veterinarian showing symptoms of inappetence, an increased respiratory rate and mild wheezes in both lungs, but normal gut sounds. He also displayed the flehmen response. What is…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1110

What's your diagnosis? A 3 year old Mustang presented to the SVEC surgical service with a history of an unresolved right front hoof abscess. She had only been off the range for 6 months. What is your diagnosis and next…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1111

What's your diagnosis? A 7 month old Appaloosa filly presented to SVEC with a history of recurring colic symptoms. What is your diagnosis and next steps/treatments? The Saginaw Valley Equine Answer During the physical exam, the filly was standing quietly…

Saginaw Valley Equine Case #1112

What's your diagnosis? A 3 day old (72 hours), QH filly presented to SVEC for mild lethargy and an elevated heart rate (180bpm). Foaling was attended and uneventful, filly stood, nursed normally and passed a normal amount of meconium. She…

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