Ultrasonographic imaging of pathology of the digital flexor tendon sheath in cattle.

@article{Kofler1996UltrasonographicIO,
  title={Ultrasonographic imaging of pathology of the digital flexor tendon sheath in cattle.},
  author={Johann Kofler},
  journal={The Veterinary record},
  year={1996},
  volume={139 2},
  pages={36-41}
}
The clinical, radiographic, ultrasonographic and exploratory centesis findings in 33 cattle suffering from a septic tenosynovitis of the digital flexor tendon sheath are described. Forty-one digital flexor tendon sheaths were affected: 13 of the cattle had a unilateral and eight had a bilateral septic tenosynovitis, and in the other 12 cattle with unilateral tenosynovitis one or more of the digital joints were also involved. The distended compartments of the digital flexor tendon sheath and the… CONTINUE READING

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