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Digital Ultrasonography

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

  What is digital ultrasonography for horses? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service uses ultrasonography in order to view problems associated with poor performance or lame horses. Ultrasonography is […]

Digital or Computed Radiography

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

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Nuclear Scintigraphy (Bone Scan)

Nuclear Scintigraphy (Bone Scan)

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

What is nuclear scintigraphy? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service is equipped with a nuclear scintigraphy unit. Nuclear scintigraphy, or bone scan, is a diagnostic tool used to localize […]

Spiral Computed Tomography (CAT Scan)

Spiral Computed Tomography (CAT Scan)

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

What is computed tomography for horses? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service is equipped with a Toshiba Computed Tomography (CT) scanner with a specially designed table for use in […]

High-Field MRI

High-Field MRI

Published: Nov 22nd, 2011

What is magnetic resonance imaging? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service’s Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) unit is a Toshiba Titan, ultra-wide bore high-field 1.5 Tesla magnet. MRI is an […]

Mesotherapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

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Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

PRP stands for platelet-rich plasma. PRP may be used to augment tendon, ligament and joint healing in combination with stem cell or autologous conditioned serum (ACS) therapies. PRP Therapy at […]

Autologous-Conditioned Serum (ACS or IRAP™ II) Therapy

Autologous-Conditioned Serum (ACS or IRAP™ II) Therapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

What is ACS for horses? ACS is a blood product containing concentrated amounts of an anti-inflammatory protein called interleukin-1 receptor antagonist protein (IRAPTM II). It is most commonly used to […]

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

What is extracorporeal shockwave therapy for the horse? The UF Equine Lameness & Imaging service uses extracorporeal shockwave therapy as a form of healing in horses. Extracorporeal shockwave therapy is […]

Arthroscopy/Tenoscopy

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

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