Locking compression plate osteosynthesis of complicated mandibular fractures in six horses

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Kümmerle, Jan M; Kummer, Martin R; Auer, Jörg A; Nitzl, Dagmar; Fürst, Anton;
  • Publisher: Schattauer
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3415/VCOT-08-01-0001, doi: 10.5167/uzh-13205
  • Subject: Equine Department | 570 Life sciences; biology | Horse, mandibular fracture, osteosynthesis, locking compression plate | Department of Small Animals
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic system

Complicated mandibular fractures were recognised in one foal, one pony and four horses. The foal was two months old while the adult animals ranged in age from 12 to 24 years. Three horses had a unilateral horizontal ramus fracture. Two fractures were open and one was cl... View more
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