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Jejunum incarceration, horse
Jejunum incarceration, horse

    Incarceration of a loop of jejunum through the epiploic foramen in a left-to-right direction. When the distal jejunum and proximal ileum enter the foramen, the jejunal loop will be rendered ischemic. The liver has been removed for clarity.

From The Glass Horse: Equine Colic CD, courtesy of