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OA is the most common form of arthritis in dogs and cats and estimated to affect __% of adult dogs, and __% of adult cats

20% dogs
60% cats


6 general etiologies of OA

Genetics, age, body weight, gender, sex status, environment


Whose more likely to get elbow OA male or female and how much more likely

Males 1.8 x's more likely


Affect of neutering

1.5 x's risk to develop clinical hip dysplasia, increased risk of ccl rupture


What are the 4 types of non-errosive immune mediated polyarthritis

type I