publication . Article . 2016

An update on equine laminitis

Laskoski, Luciane Maria; Valadão, Carlos Augusto Araújo; Dittrich, Rosangela Locatelli; Deconto, Ivan; Faleiros, Rafael Resende;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2016 Journal: Ciência Rural, volume 46, pages 547-553 (eissn: 0103-8478, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: FapUNIFESP (SciELO)
Abstract
ABSTRACT: Laminitis is a severe podal affection, which pathophysiology remains partially renowned. Ischemic, enzymatic, metabolic and inflammatory mechanisms are connected to the development of laminar lesions. However, few therapeutic measures are effective to prevent or control the severity of acute laminitis and its prodromal stage, which often determines serious complications such as rotation and/or sinking of the distal phalanx and even the loss of hoof. The purpose of this study is to compile the actual knowledge in respect to the pathophysiology and treatment of equine laminitis. RESUMO: A laminite é uma grave afecção podal, que permanece com fisiopatogen...
Subjects
free text keywords: horse, treatment, podal disease, equino, fisiopatogenia, tratamento, doença podal, Agronomy and Crop Science, Animal Science and Zoology, General Veterinary, Disease control, Disease prevention, Pathophysiology, Equine laminitis, Laminitis, Prodromal Stage, Agronomy, Hoof, Pathology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, business.industry, business, Intensive care medicine, Medical treatment
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publication . Article . 2016

An update on equine laminitis

Laskoski, Luciane Maria; Valadão, Carlos Augusto Araújo; Dittrich, Rosangela Locatelli; Deconto, Ivan; Faleiros, Rafael Resende;