TITLE

Long-term management of sabulous cystitis in five horses

AUTHOR(S)
Rendle, D. I.; Durham, A. E.; Hughes, K. J.; Lloyd, D.; Summerhays, G. E. S.
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;6/14/2008, Vol. 162 Issue 24, p783
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Five horses with sabulous cystitis were managed for up to three years. They were treated by emptying the bladder through a urinary catheter and saline lavage with cytoscopic guidance to remove residual sabulous material. The cystitis was treated with antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory medications, and bethanechol chloride was also administered. Frequent catheterisation and emptying of the bladder was an alternative to regular cystoscopic examination with saline lavage but it resulted in the development of a urethral stricture in one case. Four of the horses returned to work and one was retired owing to persistent incontinence.
ACCESSION #
32876971

 

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