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Brain abscess associated with a penetrating foreign body
  1. IA McCandlish and
  2. EJ Ormerod


Oropharyngeal foreign bodies are not infrequently encountered in dogs and are usually associated with dysphagia. In this case an oropharyngeal foreign body resulted in nervous signs as a result of penetration of the cranial cavity and the development of a brain abscess.

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