1887

Conditions of the anus, perineum and tail

image of Conditions of the anus, perineum and tail
GBP
Online Access: GBP25.00 + VAT
BSAVA Library Pass Buy a pass

Abstract

Common presenting signs, history, physical examination, common disorders of the anus and disorders of the tail.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...

/content/chapter/10.22233/9781910443200.chap30

Figures

Image of 30.3
30.3 A variety of secretions from anal sacs: from dogs without anal sac disease; from dogs with anal sacculitis. In (h) the secretion appears grossly normal but the sac was inflamed and painful. In (i) and (j) the presence of blood is highly suggestive of inflammation.
Image of 30.4
30.4 A 5-year-old male neutered cross-breed dog with recurrent anal sac impaction, prepared for anal sacculectomy. The dog has been placed in sternal recumbency with its tail elevated and tied. A probe has been inserted into the right anal sac, to demonstrate the position of the opening.
Image of 30.5
30.5 This 9-year-old neutered Labrador Retriever bitch presented with a history of tenesmus and haematochezia, passing fresh blood from the anus. A rectal polyp was palpable via a rectal examination. The patient has been anaesthetized to allow exteriorization of the polyp, which may be seen as a small, strawberry-like lesion.
Image of 30.6
30.6 Rectal pull-through procedure in a 10-year-old male neutered cross-breed dog with a circumferential mass within the rectal wall. A circumferential incision has been made around the anal ring, and the rectum has been drawn caudally through the anal ring, exteriorizing the mass. The mass was then excised and the rectal mucosa sutured to the anal ring, thus recreating the rectal stoma. In this case, the mass was found to be a leiomyoma. The patient went on to survive for a further 18 months before being euthanased for an unrelated problem.
Image of 30.7
30.7 A perianal adenoma on the dorsal anal ring of a 10-year-old entire male Border Terrier. The mass was debulked at surgery and the dog was castrated. The adenoma regressed completely and no recurrence was seen.
Image of 30.8
30.8 Anal fistula in a 6-year-old male neutered German Shepherd Dog. The condition cleared up completely after a dietary change.

More like this

/content/chapter/10.22233/9781910443200.chap30
dcterms_title,dcterms_description
5
5
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error