Oesophageal foreign bodies in dogs.

  title={Oesophageal foreign bodies in dogs.},
  author={Marcin Jankowski and J Spużak and Krzysztof Kubiak and K Glińska-Suchocka and Jakub Nicpoń},
  journal={Polish journal of veterinary sciences},
  volume={16 3},
The aim of the paper is to present own experience in diagnosis and endoscopic removal of foreign bodies from the oesophagus in dogs. The study was performed on 22 dogs of different breed and sex, aged 7 months to 17 years, with suspicion of a foreign body in the oesophagus. All the dogs were subjected to a radiography of the oesophagus and oesophagoscopy. The most commonly observed clinical signs were regurgitation and swallowing disorders. The best diagnostic method allowing detection of… CONTINUE READING