Congenital deformity of the distal extremities in three dogs

  title={Congenital deformity of the distal extremities in three dogs},
  author={Francesco Di Dona and Giovanni Valle and L Meomartino and Francesco Lamagna and Gerardo Fatone},
  booktitle={Open veterinary journal},
Congenital limb deformities are very rare conditions and the knowledge about etiology, pathogenesis, clinical presentation and treatment is still poor. Moreover, many defects are still not reported in veterinary literature. This report documents clinical and radiographic findings in three dogs with congenital deformity involving the distal extremities. Case 1 was affected with bilateral aphalangia of the pedes, case 2 presented a combination of brachydactyly and syndactyly, whereas in case 3 a… CONTINUE READING
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