Evaluation of data from 35 dogs pertaining to dehiscence following intestinal resection and anastomosis.

@article{Mouat2014EvaluationOD,
  title={Evaluation of data from 35 dogs pertaining to dehiscence following intestinal resection and anastomosis.},
  author={Emily E Mouat and Garrett J Davis and Kenneth J Drobatz and Koranda A Wallace},
  journal={Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={50 4},
  pages={254-63}
}
The objectives of this study were to evaluate blood and abdominal fluid lactate and glucose, fluid cytology, culture, and volume 24 and 48 hr following intestinal resection and anastomosis in dogs with and without closed-suction drains and to correlate findings with survival. Thirty-five client-owned dogs that underwent intestinal resection and anastomosis… CONTINUE READING