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, so the accurate identification of GI bleeding can guide diagnostics to identify GI ulceration or neoplasia. Fecal samples for use with FOBTs can either be obtained from naturally voided (NV) samples or via direct rectal examination (DRE). As canine

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not practical for routine temperature measurement and are typically reserved for monitoring of critical patients and research settings. 2,7 Rectal thermometry is currently the most clinically acceptable and relatively noninvasive method to obtain

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Accurate assessment of body temperature is an important aspect of the physical examination in veterinary patients. Rectal temperature is the standard measurement used to assess body temperature in animals, but the use of axillary temperature has

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In dogs, diseases of the rectum and anocutaneous junction are uncommon but important clinical conditions that include various rectal and cutaneous neoplasms, rectal strictures, diverticula, perforations, fistulae, and trauma. 1,2 Surgery is

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Introduction A 4-month-old 4.2 kg sexually intact female mixed-breed (Maltese-Dachshund) dog was presented to Northeast Veterinary Referral Hospital for evaluation of rectal and vesicular tenesmus, intermittent rectal prolapse with fecal

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septic peritonitis. 2 Rectal tears in horses occur secondary to manual palpation per rectum, and less commonly due to accidents during breeding or parturition. 2 Tearing can occur cranial to the delineation between the small colon and the rectum, but

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Although examination per rectum is a common and routine procedure in equine veterinary practice, it is associated with a certain risk of injury to the rectal wall and possible life-threatening consequences. 1 In the United States, the percentage

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suppositories. 12 The published literature contains only sparse pharmacological data regarding rectal administration of zonisamide to dogs. Results of 1 study 14 indicate that the plasma zonisamide concentration of dogs following rectal administration of

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–3 Clinically, rectal temperatures are typically obtained and generally considered to be representative of core body temperature. Investigators of 1 study 4 in humans found that rectal temperature measurement was less accurate than oral or tympanic thermometry

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Introduction Body temperature of the horse is routinely assessed by measurement of rectal temperature during physical examination. The normal reference range of rectal temperature in horses has been well established and is 37.5 to 38.3 °C. 1

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