Diagnostic evaluation and short-term outcome as indicators of long-term prognosis in horses with findings suggestive of inflammatory bowel disease treated with corticosteroids and anthelmintics

@inproceedings{Kaikkonen2014DiagnosticEA,
  title={Diagnostic evaluation and short-term outcome as indicators of long-term prognosis in horses with findings suggestive of inflammatory bowel disease treated with corticosteroids and anthelmintics},
  author={Ritva Kaikkonen and K Niinist{\"o} and B W Sykes and Marjukka O. Anttila and Satu Marja Sankari and Marja Riitta Raekallio},
  booktitle={Acta veterinaria Scandinavica},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Recurrent colic and unexplained weight loss despite good appetite and adequate feeding and management practices are common conditions in the horse. However, little information has been published on the systematic diagnostic evaluation, response to treatment, prognostic factors or outcome of either presentation. The aims of this study were to 1… CONTINUE READING