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Disorders of the Foot in Horses


James K. Belknap

, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ohio State University

Last full review/revision Sep 2015 | Content last modified Jun 2016

Disorders of the foot are numerous, including laminitis and navicular disease, fractures, puncture wounds, bruises, infections, and a variety of other conditions.

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