On-line orthopedic text from U. Penn

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Hypertrophic osteodystrophy (HOD)

HOD Hypertrophic Osteodystrophy

Affects large breed dogs, is a painful orthopedic condition with fair to poor prognosis. Continue reading Hypertrophic osteodystrophy (HOD)

Arthritis treatment with adequan

Arthritis & Adequan as Treatment
Signs of Arthritis
Reluctance to walk, run, climb stairs, jump or play
Lagging behind on walks
Reluctance to extend rear legs
Sluggishness
Tiredness
Low activity
Aggressive or withdrawn behavior
Other personality or behavioral changes

Risk Factors
Overweight dogs
Large or giant breeds
Over the age of 5
Breed inherited traits, such as hip dysplasia
Levels of high activity for long periods of time
Joint trauma

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