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- Stahl, Christina, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2013 v.243 no.8 pp. 1166-1169
- abdomen; colic; colon; geldings; hand-assisted laparoscopy; jejunum; patients; rectum; ultrasonography
- ... Case Description-A 7-year-old 573-kg (1,261 -lb) Swiss Warmblood gelding was evaluated because of signs of acute abdominal pain. Clinical Findings-Physical examination revealed a markedly distended abdomen with subjectively reduced borborygmi in all abdominal quadrants. A large, gas-distended viscus was present at the pelvic brim preventing complete palpation of the abdomen per rectum. Ultrasonogr ...