Clinical tips

Calf hernia repair

  • Amanda Hartnack Food Animal Surgery, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77842
Keywords: bovine, calf, hernia, surgery

Abstract

This lecture will cover clinical tips for improving hernia surgery success in calves, from diagnosis to surgery. Proper surgical technique, including anesthesia, suture pattern, and suture material selection will be covered. The goal is for the clinician to be able to perform these surgeries with maximum success and minimal difficulty.

Author Biography

Amanda Hartnack, Food Animal Surgery, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77842

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Large Animal, Assistant Professor, Food Animal Surgery

Published
2020-09-24
Issue
Section
Clinical Skills Session