Contralateral Cruciate Survival in Dogs with Unilateral Non-Contact Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture

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BACKGROUND Non-contact cranial cruciate ligament rupture (CrCLR) is an important cause of lameness in client-owned dogs and typically occurs without obvious injury. There is a high incidence of bilateral rupture at presentation or subsequent contralateral rupture in affected dogs. Although stifle synovitis increases risk of contralateral CrCLR, relatively… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0025331

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@inproceedings{Muir2011ContralateralCS, title={Contralateral Cruciate Survival in Dogs with Unilateral Non-Contact Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture}, author={Peter Muir and Zeev Schwartz and Sarah Malek and Abigail Kreines and Sady Y. Cabrera and Nicole J. Buote and Jason A Bleedorn and Susan L. Schaefer and Gerianne Holzman and Zhengling Hao}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2011} }