Monday, September 2, 2013
1116. Aural haematoma surgery
A long straight needle with nylon sutures at 8 mm width horizontal mattress sutures will be ideal. My placement of knots are on the lateral side of the ear pinnae. I don't do ear head bandaging but it may be best done. The owner needs to be responsible to clean the ear 3x/day.
Some vets use X-ray plates to stitch to the ears. Some use drainage and high pressure. What is the best approach?