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.0%)   Oral metronomic 2/46 (4.3%) Radiation 1/46 (2.2%) Ex-lap = Exploratory laparotomy. RPS = Retroperitoneal sarcoma. *Tumor size is based on the maximum dimension measured during surgical exploration or on abdominal imaging if surgery

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Current surgery textbooks 1–3 and a recent review article 4 all describe abdominal cryptorchidectomy by a paramedian or midline laparotomy approach in small animals. An inguinal approach is recommended only when an undescended testicle is

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brought back to the hospital 9 days later for an exploratory laparotomy. The owner reported that the guinea pig had been doing well at home and no new health concerns had developed since the previous visit. Physical examination results were consistent with

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. Spontaneous resolution of hemorrhage did not occur, and conversion to laparotomy was required to suture the laceration in that patient. Outcome No postoperative complications occurred in any of the 20 dogs. Dogs were discharged a median of 25 hours

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regarding the accuracy of abdominal ultrasonography for these uses in cats is currently limited. Adin et al 16 reported that in 11 cats that had a diagnosis of ureteral obstruction at the time of exploratory laparotomy or necropsy, ultrasonography had 100

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accumulation after the peritoneography, the possibility of a diaphragmatic defect that led to communication or continuity of the mass could not be ruled out. Exploratory laparotomy was then performed via a standard ventral midline approach. The right kidney

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records of cattle that were at least one year of age and had MT at the time of admission were included provided that the diagnosis could be confirmed during laparotomy or postmortem examination. Clinical examination All cattle underwent a standard

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Currently, total splenectomy in small animals is most frequently performed via a ventral midline laparotomy. Frequent indications for total splenectomy include neoplasia, torsion of the splenic pedicle, splenomegaly as a result of infiltrative

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procedures have the inherent disadvantage of requiring a relatively large laparotomy. To date, there are few less-invasive alternative methods of performing a gastropexy currently available to veterinarians; these include a grid gastropexy and a

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recumbency, and an exploratory laparotomy was performed to ensure that no diaphragmatic defect was present (none noted). The umbilical hernias were then repaired by means of routine techniques, and the dog recovered from anesthesia without apparent

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