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- DUCHARME, NORM, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Veterinary radiology & ultrasound 2009 v.50 no.1 pp. 91-96
- horses; palate; ultrasonography
- ... Dorsal displacement of the soft palate is an important cause of poor performance in racehorses, yet its etiology is not fully understood. Diagnosis requires treadmill videoendoscopy, which is not widely available. The relationship of the larynx, the hyoid apparatus, and the remainder of the skull may be important in predisposing horses to dorsal displacement of the soft palate. We hypothesized tha ...