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Cattle health
Left displaced abomasum: pilot survey of corrective techniques
  1. Sotirios Karvountzis
  1. Shepton Vets, Allyn Saxon Drive, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5QH, e-mail:

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TWENTY-NINE XLVet member practices took part in recording specific aspects of left displacement of abomasum (LDA) cases they encountered between March 1, 2015, and February 19, 2016. Of those practices, 23 were in England, three in Scotland and three in Wales. During this period, 872 cases of LDA were recorded, of which 807 were found in England, 10 in Scotland and 55 in Wales. A total of 117 veterinary surgeons took part in the survey, of whom 97 worked in England, three in Scotland and 17 in …

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