The computed tomographic (CT) appearance of epidural empyema in a 5.5-month-old, intact male boxer dog is described. Epidural empyema was diagnosed by means of CT, surgery, and bacterial culture. The imaging and pathogenesis of epidural abscesses and the pitfalls of differentiating caudal fossa lesions from severe cranial lesions are discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Canadian Veterinary Journal|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2003|
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