Flashcards in Misc Equine Ophthalmology Deck (8)
Which nerve block disrupts the motor innervation to the orbicularis oculi, which is the muscle that closes the eye?
Auriculopalpebral nerve block
Which cranial nerve does the auriculopalpebral nerve block block?
Auriculoplapebral branch of the facial nerve (CN 7)
Where do you inject lidocaine for an auriculopalpebral nerve block?
SQ @ caudal zygomatic arch
In which horse breed is night blindness congenital?
This disease is bilateral and nonprogressive
Equine night blindness
How do you treat fungal keratitis in a horse?
Itraconazole drops q2h
How can you manage topical medication for eye problems in a non-compliant horse?
Subpalpebral lavage system