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Slurry heel

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Synonym(s): heel erosion


Slurry heel

Slurry heel is also known as heel erosion. It does not itself cause lameness, but complications from this can result in lameness. Often linked to interdigital dermatitis.

A case of slurry heel and digital dermatitis ©Vetstream Ltd

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