Echocardiographic evaluation of the left atrium of healthy dogs using the conventional M-mode and the bidimensional mode

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Prada, Danielle Graziani; Oliveira, V. M. C; Larsson, Maria Helena Matiko Akao; Yamaki, Fabiana Leite;

The left atrium (LA) was evaluated through the bidimensional method (2-D) (short axis) and the relation left atrium:aorta (LA:Ao) in a group of 40 healthy adult dogs between 1.5 and 7 years of age and weights ranging from 3.2 to 38.3kg, and these values were compared to... View more