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My horse needs an x-ray!

Radiographs, commonly known as x-rays, are frequently taken during lameness examination to visualise the bones and joints.

Call your local clinic to book an appointment:

Breadstone: 01453 811867

Cardiff: 01443 225010

Failand: 01275 392 956

Stretcholt: 01278 229129

Willesley: 01666 880501

Mobile Radiography: X-Rays

Portable x-ray machines enable us to take radiographs at your yard and for the images to be viewed seconds later on screen.

Radiographs, commonly known as x-rays, are often taken during lameness exams to visualise the bones and joints. Portable digital systems (DR) are mostly used for lower limb examinations and are especially useful if it is difficult or unsafe to travel an injured horse.

If your vet feels that x-rays of the upper limbs, spine or thorax are needed to help with diagnosis they may refer you to our equine hospital. Portable systems are not as powerful as the static ceiling mounted x-ray system at the hospital where we can take better quality images of harder to reach areas.

Horse at clinic receiving radiography

Radiography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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