Investigation of the sensitivity and specificity of radiological signs for diagnosis of periapical infection of equine cheek teeth

N B Townsend, C S Hawkes, R Rex, Lisa Boden, Safia Barakzai

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Abstract

Radiography is commonly used for the diagnosis of equine cheek teeth (CT) infection but, to our knowledge, no study to date has evaluated the relative values of individual specific radiographic signs when making a diagnosis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)170-8
Number of pages9
JournalEquine Veterinary Journal
Volume43
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Keywords

  • Animals
  • Horse Diseases
  • Horses
  • Molar
  • Periapical Diseases
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Tooth Abnormalities
  • Tooth Diseases

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