Corpus ID: 68548993

Progressively gangrenous limbs in Korean indigenous calves

  title={Progressively gangrenous limbs in Korean indigenous calves},
  author={Kim Bumseok and Camer Gerry Amor and B. Dace and Chekarova Irina and Zeeshan Muhammad and Borisova Irina and Blank Ivar and Ejaz Sohail and Park Hee-jin and Kwon Jung-Kee and Lim Chae-Woong},
This study investigated cases of progressively necrotizing limbs in Korean indigenous calves. The recent case (Case 1) involved a 3-month old, male calf in Jeonbuk province that presented a visibly dry form of gangrene affecting joints of the forelimbs and the hind limbs. Radiograph revealed osteoarthritis possibly resulting from pressure of disrupted joint skin, fasciae, deeper underlying musculatures and tendon. Histopathology of affected tissue showed necrotizing; severely thrombosed dilated… Expand
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