31/19 | Clinical & Field Article | Veterinary Surgery and Radiology

Extraction of Nasal Foreign Body From Dorsal Concha in a Pony

Praveen Kumar, Saurabh Tiwari, Arup Kumar Das and Mahesh Kumar

College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand -263145

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal July, 2019 : 96 (7) - pages 52 to 53
(Received: January, 2019, Accepted: March, 2019)


Foreign body (swab-stick: 14.8 x 0.5 cm) from nasal dorsal concha of a six year old male pony was removed under ketamine (1.25 mg per kg body weight) and xylazine, intravenous anaesthesia (0.5 mg per kg body weight) with the help of single pronged blunt ended Snook hookretractor (20.5 cm long).

Key Words: Nasal, Foreign Body, Dorsal Concha, Pony

Main Article

Access to the IVJ Digital Archives is restricted to our paid subscribers. Please consider becoming a subscriber to continue reading this article.