Lag Screw Fixation of a Patellar Fracture in a Horse

A. V. ALDRETE, Dennis Meagher

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A vertical fracture involving the medial one‐third of the patella of a yearling filly was successfully treated by lag screw fixation. Three months postoperatively the fracture was healed and the filly was clinically sound.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-148
Number of pages6
JournalVeterinary Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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