CT Case review: Nasal cavity - possible foreign object

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

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CT Case Review: Meningioma

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

9-year-old female spayed Border Collie that presented to a surgical specialty practice with a 6 month history of left sided exophthalmos.

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CT Case Review: Elbow Dysplasia

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

9-month-old male neutered Labrador retriever dog that presented with acute onset 3 days previously, of right forelimb lameness. On physical examination, bot elbows were painful on flexion and extension.

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CT Case Review: Bacterial Otitis Media

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

4 ­year­ old male neutered domestic short haired cat that presented with a history of chronic ear scratching. Recently the patient developed a head tilt. On physical examination the patient had soft tissue swelling to the left base of the skull, head tilt, and nystagmus. The left ear canal was occluded at the junction of the horizontal and vertical ear canal regions.

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CT Case Review: Nasal Carcinoma

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

10­-year-­old male neutered welsh terrier dog that presented with a 2­-month duration history of right sided mucopurulent nasal discharge that recently became bloody.

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CT Case Review: OSA with Pathalogical fracture and hemothorax

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

6­-year-­old male neutered large mixed breed dog that presented with a history of acute lethargy and labored breathing. Thoracocentesis revealed hemothorax. Image protocol: The patient was imaged in dorsal recumbency. A survey and post­-i.v. contrast CT was performed of the chest. The contrast dose was 1 ml/lb BW of Iohexol (300mg/ml iodine) contrast media; given as a bolus prior to image initiation.

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CT Case Study: Recurring Otitis and Weight Loss, MN DSH

Case Study Presented by Dr. Melissa Mroziak, DVM
Owner, Mobile PAWS, PLLC

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CT Case Review: Prostatic Carcinoma

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

12-year-old male neutered mix breed dog that presented with a 3­month duration history of hematuria. The prostate was enlarged on rectal examination.

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Using Veterinary CT to Diagnose Heart Base Tumor with Mild Secondary Pericardial Effusion

Small Animal Case Study by Dr. Nele Ondreka, DVM, Dr. Med. vet., DipECVDI

PATIENT

11 Year-old, neutered Male Border Collie presented with recurrent high grade soft tissue sarcoma. Evaluating feasibility of hemipelvectomy to eradicate disease.

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CT Case Review: Aspergillus Rhinitis

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

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PATIENT

6-year-old female spayed German Shepherd Dog that presented with a 2month duration history of epistaxis. Initially the signs resolved on antibiotics but do not anymore.

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CT Case review: Nasal cavity - possible foreign object

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 25, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, Nasal Turbinates, CT Scanner, Foreign Bodies

CT Case Review: Meningioma

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 9, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

9-year-old female spayed Border Collie that presented to a surgical specialty practice with a 6 month history of left sided exophthalmos.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, veterinary CT Scanner, meningioma

CT Case Review: Elbow Dysplasia

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 6, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

9-month-old male neutered Labrador retriever dog that presented with acute onset 3 days previously, of right forelimb lameness. On physical examination, bot elbows were painful on flexion and extension.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, elbow dysplasia, DJD, veterinary CT Scanner, OCD, FCP

CT Case Review: Bacterial Otitis Media

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 6, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

4 ­year­ old male neutered domestic short haired cat that presented with a history of chronic ear scratching. Recently the patient developed a head tilt. On physical examination the patient had soft tissue swelling to the left base of the skull, head tilt, and nystagmus. The left ear canal was occluded at the junction of the horizontal and vertical ear canal regions.

Read More

Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, veterinary CT Scanner, bacterial otitis, meningitis

CT Case Review: Nasal Carcinoma

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 6, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

10­-year-­old male neutered welsh terrier dog that presented with a 2­-month duration history of right sided mucopurulent nasal discharge that recently became bloody.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, nasal carcinoma, veterinary CT Scanner, brain

CT Case Review: OSA with Pathalogical fracture and hemothorax

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 6, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

6­-year-­old male neutered large mixed breed dog that presented with a history of acute lethargy and labored breathing. Thoracocentesis revealed hemothorax. Image protocol: The patient was imaged in dorsal recumbency. A survey and post­-i.v. contrast CT was performed of the chest. The contrast dose was 1 ml/lb BW of Iohexol (300mg/ml iodine) contrast media; given as a bolus prior to image initiation.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, OSA, veterinary CT Scanner, hemothorax, pathological fracture

CT Case Study: Recurring Otitis and Weight Loss, MN DSH

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 6, 2016

Case Study Presented by Dr. Melissa Mroziak, DVM
Owner, Mobile PAWS, PLLC

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Topics: Veterinary CT, recurring weight loss, Otitis, CT Scanner, Vimago

CT Case Review: Prostatic Carcinoma

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on May 6, 2016

Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

PATIENT

12-year-old male neutered mix breed dog that presented with a 3­month duration history of hematuria. The prostate was enlarged on rectal examination.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, veterinary CT Scanner, prostatic carcinoma, liver metastases

Using Veterinary CT to Diagnose Heart Base Tumor with Mild Secondary Pericardial Effusion

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on April 27, 2016

Small Animal Case Study by Dr. Nele Ondreka, DVM, Dr. Med. vet., DipECVDI

PATIENT

11 Year-old, neutered Male Border Collie presented with recurrent high grade soft tissue sarcoma. Evaluating feasibility of hemipelvectomy to eradicate disease.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, tissue sarcoma, CT Scanner, Heart Mass, Pericardial Effusion, Vimago, Nele Ondreka

CT Case Review: Aspergillus Rhinitis

Posted by Chrissy Laughlin on April 20, 2016
Small Animal Case Review by Dr. Bob O'Brien, DVM, DACVR

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PATIENT

6-year-old female spayed German Shepherd Dog that presented with a 2month duration history of epistaxis. Initially the signs resolved on antibiotics but do not anymore.

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Topics: Veterinary CT, Vimago CT Scanner, Nasal Turbinates, history of epistaxis, veterinary CT Scanner, Aspergillus rhinitis, rhinopathy