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Rupture of the peroneus tertius tendon in 27 horses.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16048009     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The purpose of the study was to identify factors influencing the outcome and prognosis of rupture of the tendon of the peroneus tertius muscle in 27 horses. Information on history, physical examination findings, diagnosis, treatment, and final outcome was summarized from medical records. Long-term follow-up information on horses was obtained by telephone survey. A stepwise logistic regression model was used to analyze factors influencing the outcome. Rupture occurred in the midbody of the tendon in 11 horses, at the insertion site in 11 horses, and at the origin in 2 horses. Overall, 18/23 (78.3%) horses returned to their previous level of exercise, 5/23 (21.7%) horses were euthanized due to persistent lameness. If the horse was racing at the time of injury or had an additional structure injured besides the peroneus tertius tendon, it was less likely to return to its intended use.
Authors:
Judith Koenig; Antonio Cruz; Ron Genovese; Peter Fretz; Steve Trostle
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Canadian veterinary journal. La revue vétérinaire canadienne     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0008-5286     ISO Abbreviation:  Can. Vet. J.     Publication Date:  2005 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-07-28     Completed Date:  2005-09-27     Revised Date:  2013-06-09    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0004653     Medline TA:  Can Vet J     Country:  Canada    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  503-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1. jkoenig@uoguelph.ca
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Horses / injuries*
Lameness, Animal / etiology
Logistic Models
Male
Prognosis
Retrospective Studies
Rupture / veterinary
Tendon Injuries / diagnosis,  rehabilitation,  veterinary*
Treatment Outcome
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