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The common colics of the horse their causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment by Harry Caulton Reeks

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Published by Alex. Eger in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Horses -- Diseases,
  • Colic

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby H. Caulton Reeks
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 261 p. :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24155688M

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Colic - Types of Colic in horses, causes, symptoms & treatment. Colic is the general term for pain in the horse's are several types of equine colic with different causes. The severity of cases of colic can range from mild to potentially is a common cause of death in horses and ponies. This book is a must-buy if your child has been “diagnosed” with colic or if you suspect that your child has colic. The information contained in this book is truly worth its weight in gold. I’m merely halfway through this book, but I can’t begin to tell you how many questions this has answered for /5(). Colic in horses is defined as abdominal pain, but it is a clinical symptom rather than a diagnosis. The term colic can encompass all forms of gastrointestinal conditions which cause pain as well as other causes of abdominal pain not involving the gastrointestinal tract. The most common forms of colic are gastrointestinal in nature and are most often related to colonic disturbance.   These colics are by far the most common—Diana Hassel, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS, ACVECC, associate professor of Equine Emergency Surgery & .