A case of ectrodactyly in a dog

Kathryn Pratschke*

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Abstract / Description of output

A case of unilateral forelimb ectrodactyly in a puppy was described. The affected limb was amputated. Treatment for this condition varies with the severity of the anatomical changes. Some will require no treatment while some may require amputation of the abnormal limb. It is recommended that affected animals should be removed from the breeding population.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)412-413
Number of pages2
JournalIrish Veterinary Journal
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1996

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Dog
  • Ectrodactyly
  • Limb Deformity
  • Teratology
  • Terrier


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