lower leg wound with visible bone, equaide? - Page 11
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health

lower leg wound with visible bone, equaide?

This is a discussion on lower leg wound with visible bone, equaide? within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Proud flesh dexamethasone

Like Tree41Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-17-2012, 03:36 AM
  #101
Super Moderator
That is looking so much better!

I am still amazed at hw fast it begins to have such a good effect.

Keep us posted on how it goes.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    01-03-2013, 08:04 PM
  #102
Foal
Day 54, Resolve Wound Day 30

We had a period of minimal progress with lots of leg swelling, so after talking to my vet we put her on penicillin and dexamethasone to see if it would come down at all. It has! Also her bandage came down during the day once while I was at work so was exposed to freezing cold all day and got pretty dry. It's still swollen, but way less than before, and some swelling is normal. Posting pictures taken today. I've been changing it every 2-3 days, vet said I could go longer but that's as long as the bandage will stay up. Good start to the new year!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Day 54 RW 30.jpg (36.4 KB, 75 views)
File Type: jpg left side view day 54.jpg (40.4 KB, 74 views)
File Type: jpg right side view day 54.jpg (39.8 KB, 73 views)
File Type: jpg z day 54.jpg (39.0 KB, 73 views)
     
    01-03-2013, 08:15 PM
  #103
Foal
Swelling before and after meds
Attached Images
File Type: jpg swollen.jpg (59.4 KB, 72 views)
File Type: jpg swollen day 54.jpg (40.1 KB, 70 views)
     
    01-03-2013, 08:23 PM
  #104
Yearling
Definetly looking better!
     
    01-18-2013, 02:45 PM
  #105
Foal
day 69

Chugging along, here are some updated pictures of day 69. She's tolerating the bandage changes and cleanings so well, I know I would be getting crabby by now if it were me!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg leg1.jpg (39.2 KB, 55 views)
File Type: jpg leg2.jpg (41.7 KB, 54 views)
File Type: jpg leg3.jpg (44.2 KB, 55 views)
     
    01-18-2013, 03:53 PM
  #106
Yearling
What are you doing now to reduce the proud flesh and encourage the wound edges to close?

Wound looks good but doesn't appear any smaller than before. I would have expected it now to be reducing in size as the skin closes up.
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
small puncture wound on lower leg GypsyRose Horse Health 4 01-23-2012 08:04 AM
Hoof injury! Inner tissue is visible. What to do? *pics* manca Hoof Care 23 10-09-2011 11:00 AM
Equaide - Anyone used it? starlinestables Horse Health 0 10-06-2010 02:03 PM
Equaide or Proudsoff? Below Knee Wound deineria Horse Health 8 10-14-2009 09:19 PM
arthritis, ring bone or side bone causing infection TWHgal Horse Health 4 11-14-2007 09:49 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:58 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0