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Hereditary osteochondrodysplasia in Scottish Fold cats.

@article{Aydin2015HereditaryOI,
  title={Hereditary osteochondrodysplasia in Scottish Fold cats.},
  author={Didar Aydin and Kemal Altunatmaz and Dilek Olğun Erdikmen and K{\"u}rşat {\"O}zer and Dogus Durmus and Kozet Avanus},
  journal={Kafkas Universitesi Veteriner Fakultesi Dergisi},
  year={2015},
  volume={21},
  pages={463-469}
}
In this study, the clinical progress and the treatment results of cases Istanbul University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Surgery with a complaint of stilted gait, pain, lameness, reluctance to move, kyphosis and miniature appearance have been evaluated. The study materials included eleven Scottish Fold cats. The cases underwent conservative and surgical treatment due to severity of osteochondrodysplasic lesions. The aim of this study is to draw attention to this illness of… 
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Physical findings such as kyphosis, hyperflexion of joints and thick tail and radiological findings including periosteal bone proliferation in distal extremities, ankylosing changes in spine and tail and, calcification of triceps brachii insertion were consistent with the most advanced osteochondrodysplasia ever documented.

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