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Aortenthrombose bei einem Wallach: Behandlung mit dem Antikoagulans Phenprocoumon (Marcumar®)


Trachsel, Dagmar S; Cohausz, O; Scharf, Gernot; Wehrli Eser, Meret (2008). Aortenthrombose bei einem Wallach: Behandlung mit dem Antikoagulans Phenprocoumon (Marcumar®). Schweizer Archiv für Tierheilkunde, 150(12):613-618.

Abstract

A 14-year old Swiss warmblood gelding was presented to the equine hospital of the University of Zurich because of therapy-resistant fever. An intermittent lameness suggested the presence of an intravascular aortoiliac thrombus which was confirmed sonographically. Subsequently, treatment was initiated with Heparin s.c. and continued for 7 months with Phenprocoumon (Marcoumar®). The dosage was monitored and adjusted according to the prothrombin time, which was initially measured every week, and later maximally biweekly. The lameness improved and the regression of the thrombus could be followed sonographically. Seven months later the horse had to be euthanized due to acute colic.

Abstract

A 14-year old Swiss warmblood gelding was presented to the equine hospital of the University of Zurich because of therapy-resistant fever. An intermittent lameness suggested the presence of an intravascular aortoiliac thrombus which was confirmed sonographically. Subsequently, treatment was initiated with Heparin s.c. and continued for 7 months with Phenprocoumon (Marcoumar®). The dosage was monitored and adjusted according to the prothrombin time, which was initially measured every week, and later maximally biweekly. The lameness improved and the regression of the thrombus could be followed sonographically. Seven months later the horse had to be euthanized due to acute colic.

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Other titles:Aorto-iliac thrombosis in a gelding treated with the anticoagulant Phenprocoumon (Marcumar®)
Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Institute of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Veterinary Clinic > Equine Department
05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Veterinary Clinic > Department of Small Animals
Dewey Decimal Classification:570 Life sciences; biology
Language:German
Date:December 2008
Deposited On:21 Jan 2009 16:23
Last Modified:03 Jun 2016 07:42
Publisher:Hans Huber
ISSN:0036-7281
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1024/0036-7281.150.12.613
PubMed ID:19034846

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