1 Urolithiasis in Small Ruminants : Surgical and Dietary Management

@inproceedings{Metre20151UI,
  title={1 Urolithiasis in Small Ruminants : Surgical and Dietary Management},
  author={David C. Van Metre},
  year={2015}
}
  • David C. Van Metre
  • Published 2015
Urinary calculi, or uroliths, are concretions of solid mineral and organic compounds that cause disease through direct trauma to the urinary tract and obstruction of urinary outflow. The urethral process is the most common site of obstruction in sheep and goats; in those whose urethral process has been amputated, the distal aspect of the sigmoid flexure is… CONTINUE READING