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- Ducharme, Norm, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Veterinary surgery 2018 v.47 no.7 pp. 942-950
- cartilage; esophagus; head; horses; larynx; muscles; neck; prostheses; regression analysis; risk factors; risk reduction; surgeons; surgery; thyroid gland
- ... OBJECTIVE: To describe the anatomy of the entry to the equine esophagus (vestibulum esophagi) and to assess the risk of penetrating its adventitia and/or lumen during laryngoplasty. STUDY DESIGN: Ex vivo cadaveric study. SAMPLE POPULATION: Five isolated equine larynges and 39 equine head and neck specimens. METHODS: The anatomy of the vestibulum esophagi was studied by dissection of 5 cadaver spec ...