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CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HIATUS IN A DOG

G.F. BATH


ABSTRACT

Bath, G.F. Congenital diaphragmatic hiatus in a dog. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association (1976) 47 No.1, 55-56 (En) Regional Veterinary Lab., Middelburg, 5900 South Africa.

 The symptoms and post mortem findings of a case of diaphragmatic hiatus in a dog are described. At necropsy the caudate and right lateral lobes of the liver, the pyloric portion of the stomach, most of the small intestine and large intestines, the spleen, pancreas and omentum were found in the thoracic cavity.

 

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Journal of the South African Vetenary Association 47 (1)