Lameness of the Horse

Lameness of the Horse

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"[...]form of injury is a circumscribed periostitis at the site of attachment of the ligaments and frequently the formation of an exostosis-ringbone-results. Where sudden and violent strain is placed upon a ligament and rupture occurs, the division is usually effected by the ligament being torn from its attachment to the bone. In such cases, a portion of periosteum and bone is usually detached and the condition may then properly be called one of fracture. In some cases of this kind recovery is tardy, because of the difficulty in maintaining perfect apposition of the divided structures, and reactionary inflammation is not of sufficient extent to enhance prompt repair. In fact, some cases of this kind seem to progress more favorably, when no attempt at immobilization of the affected member is attempted.[...]."show more

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  • Paperback | 244 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 16.51mm | 498.95g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507677995
  • 9781507677995

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