Endoscopic removal of esophageal and ruminal foreign bodies in 5 Holstein calves.

The Canadian veterinary journal. La revue veterinaire canadienne

PubMedID: 25320385

Gomez DE, Cribb NC, Arroyo LG, Desrochers A, Fecteau G, Nichols S. Endoscopic removal of esophageal and ruminal foreign bodies in 5 Holstein calves. Can Vet J. 2014;55(10):965-9.
Endoscopic removal of esophageal and ruminal foreign bodies was successfully performed in 5 Holstein-Friesian calves under sedation or general anesthesia by using an electrocautery snare or a wire-guided Dormi basket. This report describes the endoscopic manipulations, treatment, and outcomes of esophageal foreign body removal in these calves.