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Ultrasonographic examination of the musculoskeletal system in sheep

Author:
Sideri, A., Tsioli, V.
Source:
Small ruminant research 2017 v.152 pp. 158-161
ISSN:
0921-4488
Subject:
arthritis, musculoskeletal system, rams, ultrasonography
Abstract:
Objective of this review is to present relevant information about ultrasonographic examination of sheep and to discuss its applications within the frame of sheep health management. The technique can be employed primarily in the diagnostic procedure of arthritis. It can be of help in rams as part of the clinical reproductive evaluation, as well in sheep with diseases affecting the joints, in which it may support diagnostic procedure and decision-taking for their management.
Agid:
5730366