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Equine Surgery

surgery suitMarcotte Veterinary Clinic is equipped with a padded surgery suit to complete all your equine surgical needs.

 

    • Lameness - Principally orthopedic disease in performance and companion horses, including arthritis and foot problems
    • Colic - A catch-all term for abdominal pain, which may require surgery for diagnosis and treatment
    • Reproductive problems - such as dystocia (difficult birth), and perineal lacerations acquired during foaling
    • Lacerations (cuts) - which may involve major orthopedic structures such as joints and tendon sheaths
    • Neoplasia (cancer) - which in the horse most commonly involves the skin (sarcoids, melanomas, and squamous cell carcinoma being by far the most common tumors), but may include internal organs (such as lymphosarcoma).