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Week 26

Signalment Species


Presenting Complaint

Three month history of toe touching lameness in left hindlimb due to distal tibial fracture.

Physical Examination

  • Crepitus of left tarsus.

Hematological Findings

      • Albumin - 2.8g/dl (ref. 3.2-4.7g/dl)
      • WBC - 21.6x103/uL (ref. 5.5-19.5x103/uL)
      • Seg neutrophils - 16000/uL (2500-12500/uL)

What are your initial radiographic impressions?

Radiograph of the Left lateral viewRadiograph of the Left craniocaudal view
Figure 1: Left lateral view (left) and left craniocaudal view (right)
Radiograph of the Right lateral viewRadiograph of the Right craniocaudal view
Figure 2: Right lateral view (left) and right craniocaudal view (right)
Radiograph of the Right DLPL oblique viewRadiograph of the Right DMPL oblique view
Figure 3: Right DLPL oblique view (left) and right DMPL oblique view (right)

Additional Imaging

  • NA