J Equine Vet Sci 2021 02 16;97:103323. Epub 2020 Nov 16.
Department of Clinical Sciences, J. T. Vaughan Teaching Hospital, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL. Electronic address:
A five-year-old Thoroughbred mare was evaluated because of chronic, malodorous, unilateral nasal discharge, and suspected maxillary cheek tooth root abscess. Skull radiographs revealed bilateral sinusitis suspected secondary to tooth root abscessation of 109 and 210. Following oral extraction of 109, bilateral conchofrontal sinus trephination and lavage; fever, tachycardia, and cervical stiffness developed. Read More