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- Summa, Noémie; Eshar, David; Reynolds, Debbie; Caines, Deanne; Singh, Ameet
- Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine 2015 v.46 no.3 pp. 575-579
- hernia, etc ; Mephitis mephitis; biochemistry; blood; constipation; females; image analysis; muscles; skunks; surgery; swine; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... This brief communication describes the diagnosis and surgical treatment of bilateral perineal hernias in a 1-yr-old, intact female, striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis) that was evaluated for chronic intermittent constipation, following early age, bilateral anal sacculectomy for descenting. Complete blood count and biochemistry results were within the reference ranges. Diagnosis was based on history, ...