A comparison of thoracolumbar intervertebral disc extrusion in French Bulldogs and Dachshunds and association with congenital vertebral anomalies.

@article{Aikawa2014ACO,
  title={A comparison of thoracolumbar intervertebral disc extrusion in French Bulldogs and Dachshunds and association with congenital vertebral anomalies.},
  author={Takeshi Aikawa and Mitsuhiro Shibata and Moe Asano and Yasushi Hara and Masahiro Tagawa and Hiromitsu Orima},
  journal={Veterinary surgery : VS},
  year={2014},
  volume={43 3},
  pages={301-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare data for French Bulldogs and Dachshunds that had hemilaminectomy for thoracolumbar intervertebral disc extrusion (T-L IVDE) by 1 surgeon and to evaluate the association between IVDE and congenital vertebral anomalies. DESIGN Retrospective case series. ANIMALS French Bulldogs (n = 47) and 671 Dachshunds. METHODS Age, gender, vertebral anomaly, kyphosis/kyphoscoliosis, IVDE site, non-recovery and progressive hemorrhagic myelomalacia development from grade 5 (paraplegia… CONTINUE READING
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