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Surgical repair of a cranial meningocele in a calf
  1. W Back,
  2. AJ van den Belt,
  3. E Lagerweij,
  4. JJ van Overbeeke and
  5. MA van der Velden
  1. Department of Large Animal Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht, The Netherlands.


A meningocele at the anterior fontanelle was diagnosed in a two-and-a-half month old Meuse-Rhine-Yssel calf. After radiographic and ultrasonographic evaluation, the meningocele was successfully repaired surgically.

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