International Journal of Advanced Biochemistry Research

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Vol. 8, Special Issue 5, Part A (2024)

Gastrotomy for retrieval of pressure cooker weight in a dog: A case report

Author(s): V Mahesh, Chandana L, Vidhyashree GA and Azeefa Fakaruddin Mujawar
Abstract: A eight-month-old, male Labrador Retriever dog was presented to the Veterinary College Hospital, Bengaluru, with a history of anorexia and vomiting since three days. Physical examination revealed pale mucous membrane and normal body temperature. On abdominal examination, a hard mass was palpated in the cranioventral abdominal region and animal evinced pain. Abdominal palpation confirmed presence of a gastric foreign body, which was retrieved surgically through gastrotomy under general anesthesia. Post-operatively, the dog recovered uneventfully.
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International Journal of Advanced Biochemistry Research
How to cite this article:
V Mahesh, Chandana L, Vidhyashree GA, Azeefa Fakaruddin Mujawar. Gastrotomy for retrieval of pressure cooker weight in a dog: A case report. Int J Adv Biochem Res 2024;8(5S):49-51. DOI: 10.33545/26174693.2024.v8.i5Sa.1128
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