INTERNAL MEDICINE  

Endoscopy


Your equine veterinarian has another tool, in addition to ultrasound and x-ray, with which to see inside your horse's body. Depending upon the circumstances, the veterinarian may also use a small tube called an endoscope.


DPEC uses a video endoscope to help diagnose respiratory and gastric diseases. We have two scopes; one primarily for scoping stomachs and the other for scoping guttural pouch. Both of these scopes are inserted through the horses’ nasal cavity.

 

 

 

 
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