Acta Vet. Brno 2021, 90: 155-158

https://doi.org/10.2754/avb202190020155

Proximal interphalangeal joint arthrodesis in a case of chronic proliferative osteoarthritis in the horse – a case report

Filip Koľvek1, Šárka Krisová2, Kristína Žuffová2, Zdeněk Žert1

1University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Equine Clinic, Košice, Slovak Republic
2University of Veterinary Sciences Brno, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Equine Clinic, Brno, Czech Republic

Received December 15, 2020
Accepted May 26, 2021

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