LADIS Case of the Month - January 2013

Submitted by: Dr. Natasha Werpy

Signalment and History

  • 11 year old event horse with long history of good performance
  • Right fore lameness grade 2.5/5 of 3 months duration
  • Lameness is grade 3/5 when circling to the right
  • Lameness resolved 90% with palmar digital nerve block
  • No additional improvement with abaxial sesamoid block
  • Did not switch to left fore

Answer: See attachment at bottom of page.