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Intracoelomic fluid administration, snake
Intracoelomic fluid administration, snake

Intracoelomic fluid administration into the caudal coelom of a snake. It is imperative to avoid any visceral structure, especially the bladder and intestinal tract. Many clinicians have moved away from intracoelomic administration in favor of the subcutaneous route.

Courtesy of Dr. Stephen Divers.