Sinusitis associated with nasogastric intubation in 3 horses

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Abstract

Sinusitis has not been reported as a complication of long-term nasogastric intubation in horses. We describe 3 horses that developed nosocomial sinusitis following abdominal surgery with associated perioperative nasogastric intubation. Sinusitis was suspected by the presence of malodorous discharge and confirmed by percussion, upper airway endoscopy, radiographs (n = 3), and bacterial culture (n = 1).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)554-558
Number of pages5
JournalCanadian Veterinary Journal
Volume55
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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