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Jörg Auer

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Lateral recumbency (ponies)

1. Positioning

The animal is anesthetized, intubated, connected to inhalation anesthesia and placed in lateral recumbency on the surgery table with the affected limb up.

lateral recumbency ponies
lateral recumbency ponies

2. Preparation for surgery

The region of the surgical incision is clipped and prepared for aseptic surgery.