Case report: Elderly dog presenting with stage 4 periodontal disease and tooth root in nasal cavity

November 09, 2017 by iM3 admin

This is a case report by Adjunct Associate Professor Anthony Caiafa of the North Coast Veterinary Specialists in Sunshine Coast Queensland, Australia.

A 9 year old desexed female Border Collie was referred to the Veterinary Referral Practice with a long standing history of severe halitosis, recent facial swelling and general ill health. The dog had an on/off history of halitosis, swelling of the right hand side face and pain on eating. The symptoms would respond to a course of oral antibiotics, but quickly recur after the course finished. The referring veterinarian requested that intraoral radiographs be taken to determine the extent of the oral disease and to treat any underlying pathology.

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