Author(s): Simmons HA, Cox JE, Edwards GB, Neal PA, Urquhart KA
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Abstract This paper reports seven cases of penile paraphimosis which occurred in both entire and castrated horses in association with general debility. Two cases were discharged after treatment while still suffering from partial paralysis; one was discharged at the owner's request with complete paralysis; three were destroyed and one died during treatment. Identified causes of debility were malnutrition, severe parasitism, glucose malabsorption and salmonellosis.
This article was published in Vet Rec
and referenced in Journal of Veterinary Science & Technology