01/19 | Clinical & Field Article | Veterinary Clinical Medicine

A Rare Case of Congenital Megaoesophagus in a 50 Days Old Non-Descript Puppy

S. Rajyalakshmi, P.A. Ammu, K.Mohanambal, S.Kathirvel and G.Vijayakumar

Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Veterinary College and Research Institute, TANUVAS, Namakkal- 637002, Tamil Nadu

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal July, 2019 : 96 (7) - pages 69 to 70
(Received: January, 2019, Accepted: February, 2019)


A fty days old non descript puppy was presented with complaint of vomiting immediately after consuming food. Plain and contrast radiography revealed dilated esophagus . Owner was advised to feed the puppy at elevated levels.

Key Words: Puppy, regurgitation, megaesophagus, elevated feeding

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