©2021-2032 All Rights Reserved. Online Journal of Veterinary Research . You may not store these pages in any form except for your own personal use. All other usage or distribution is illegal under international copyright treaties. Permission to use any of these pages in any other way besides the before mentioned must be gained in writing from the publisher. This article is exclusively copyrighted in its entirety to OJB publications. This article may be copied once but may not be, reproduced or re-transmitted without the express permission of the editors. This journal satisfies the refereeing requirements (DEST) for the Higher Education Research Data Collection (Australia). Linking:To link to this page or any pages linking to this page you must link directly to this page only here rather than put up your own page.
Online Journal of Veterinary Research©
Case Study: Bilateral carnassial teeth abscesses in a female Pekinese
Tabatabaei Naeini A, Raayat Jahromi A, Mehrshad S Gudarz AT, Habibi H.
Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran.
Tabatabaei NA, Raayat Jahromi A, Mehrshad S. Gudarz AT, Habibi H., Case Study: Bilateral carnassial teeth abscesses in a female Pekinese, Onl J Vet Res., 25 (5): 336-340, 2021. Carnassial tooth infections can occur from poor dental care and injury and typically in older dogs, especially over 7 years. An 8 year-old female Pekinese Japanese dog presented with bilateral draining tracts just under her both eyes with history of healing and relapsing ~3 weeks of systemic antibiotic therapy. Dental radiography revealed bilateral carnassial root abscesses. Under general anesthesia, both teeth were extracted completely. With proper post-operative care, the abscesses healed with no complications.
Key Words: Bilateral carnassial tooth abscess, Pekinese.