Executive Editor: Amy Kapatkin General Editor: Noel Moens

Authors: Bruno Peirone

Femoral shaft 32-A1

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Glossary

1 Indications top

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The preferred treatment for 32-A1 fractures is nonoperative.

2 Principles top

Generally, the underlying reason for young animals' bones to be prone to these fractures is diet related or metabolic.

3 Nonsurgical fracture management top

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Cage rest usually suffices and fracture healing is quickly achieved.

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