Reconstruction of a bilateral hypoplastic soft palate in a cat.

Abstract

A 2-year-old, female spayed, domestic shorthair cat was presented with a history of dyspnea, upper respiratory congestion, and aspiration. Physical examination revealed a bilaterally hypoplastic soft palate resembling a uvula. A novel surgical technique was performed to reconstruct the soft palate, utilizing both a hard palate-derived mucoperiosteal flap… (More)

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@article{Headrick2004ReconstructionOA, title={Reconstruction of a bilateral hypoplastic soft palate in a cat.}, author={Jason F Headrick and Jonathan F McAnulty}, journal={Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association}, year={2004}, volume={40 1}, pages={86-90} }