Upper Respiratory Tract Case 5

 

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Signalment
*4 year old 
*Thoroughbred 
*Filly

History
*Has won more than $100,000
*Normal & racing well until stomach tube passed for worming 3 months 
  ago.  Then could not swallow, had fever, and was treated w/ antibiotics 
  for 4 weeks.
*Has been back in training for 2 months and raced once.
*During last race, made a loud noise & stopped racing.

URT noise
*loud, inspiratory "honking" noise even when trotting

Referring Veterinarian's Resting URT Exam
*WNL

Horse presents to your clinic for a complete poor performance examination.  Use the menu to the left for exam results.  Use the menu above for reference material that may help you with your diagnosis of the case.