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Abdominocentesis, horse
Abdominocentesis, horse
Abdominocentesis, horse

Abdominocentesis from a horse with a large colon disease. The cell count and total protein can be assumed to be abnormal because the sample is opaque (the print behind the sample cannot be read through the fluid).

Courtesy of Dr. Amelia Munsterman.

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