Enteroplication for the prevention of intussusception recurrence in dogs: 31 cases (1978-1992).

@article{Oakes1994EnteroplicationFT,
  title={Enteroplication for the prevention of intussusception recurrence in dogs: 31 cases (1978-1992).},
  author={M G Oakes and Daniel D Lewis and Giselle Hosgood and Brian S. Beale},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1994},
  volume={205 1},
  pages={72-5}
}
Medical records of 31 dogs that had undergone surgery for correction of intussusception during a 14-year period were reviewed. Enteroplication was performed on 9 dogs during the initial surgery, and intussusception did not recur in any of these dogs. Intussusceptions recurred in 6 of 22 dogs without enteroplication. Five of these dogs had undergone resection of the primary lesion and anastomosis and 1 dog had undergone manual reduction of the intussusception. Intussusceptions recurred proximal… CONTINUE READING