Diagnosing and treating haemothorax in dogs and cats

01 Oct 2019

Allerton, F.

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Background: Cases of haemothorax are seen in primary practice. Given the range of potential aetiologies, a structured approach to diagnosis is important.

Aim of the article: This article reviews the causes of haemothorax and outlines the approach to diagnosing this condition in practice, as well as how to treat cases.