LADIS Case of the Month - July 2017

Submitted by: Drs. Jared Sharp and Dana Neelis, Animal Imaging, Irving, TX

Signalment: 20-year-old pony mare


  • A CT was requested for further evaluation of a bony proliferation that has been present at the level of the left third cheek tooth.    
  • The lesion had reportedly been mildly progressive over the last several months.    
  • Some abnormal mastication and possible masseter muscle atrophy was noted by the rDVM.
  • No reported weight loss.
  • No significant pain was noted on palpation of the mass.
  • CT performed standing with sedation. No contrast administered.

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