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  1. #1
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    Default Biceps Tendon

    Where exactly is a horse's biceps tendon and how in the world did my horse manage to tear it? After a very difficult to diagnose lameness, the vet did an ultrasound of my horse's shoulder area and found a tear.

    If you have seen this before, what methods were used to heal the horse? How long was he/she out of work?



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    Biceps brachii tendon?
    Go here.
    Select Chapter 6.
    Look at this figure: Figure 6-018A (p.117R - 118L)
    "It's like a Russian nesting doll of train wrecks."--CaitlinandTheBay

    ...just settin' on the Group W bench.



  3. #3
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    My 11-year old mare was just diagnosed with this same injury today. Can you tell me about your horse's treatment and recovery so far?
    ~Another proud member of the TrakehNERD clique ~



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