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    Septic arthritis in adult horses (2010)

    Art
    Zeitschriftenartikel / wissenschaftlicher Beitrag
    Autoren
    Carstanjen, B
    Boehart, S
    Cislakova, M
    Quelle
    Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences; 13(1) — S. 201–212
    ISSN: 1505-1773
    Sprache
    Englisch
    Verweise
    Pubmed: 21077452
    Kontakt
    Institut für Veterinär-Epidemiologie und Biometrie

    Königsweg 67
    Gebäude 21, 1. OG
    14163 Berlin
    +49 30 838 56034

    Abstract / Zusammenfassung

    Septic arthritis in horses is a serious disease which can become life-threatening. In case the infection can be eliminated before irreversible joint damage occurs, complete recovery is possible. This article gives an overview of the literature concerning etiology, diagnosis and strategies of therapy in cases of septic arthritis in adult horses, with special reference to novel options of treatment.