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Table 5 Concurrent surgical procedures in cats and dogs that underwent surgery for traumatic diaphragmatic herniorrhaphy

From: Prognostic indicators for perioperative survival after diaphragmatic herniorrhaphy in cats and dogs: 96 cases (2001-2013)

Concurrent surgical procedure Cats 6/17 Dogs 28/79
Neuter (OHE/castration) 1 (1/0) 9 (5/4)
Resection and anastomosis 0 5
Splenectomy (Partial or complete) 1 4
Wound closure/debridement 1 3
Gastropexy 0 3
Body wall herniorrhaphy 1 2
Intrathoracic surgery (Median sternotomy/Thoracotomy) 0 2 (1/1)
Amputation 2 0
Bladder repair 1 0
Bronchoscopy 0 1
Oesophageal feeding tube placement 1 0
Gastrotomy 0 1
Jejunal feeding tube placement 0 1
Liver lobectomy 0 1
Lung lobectomy 1 0
Nephrectomy 1 1
Prepubic tendon avulsion repair 0 1
PSS ameroid constrictor placement 0 1
  1. OHE Ovariohysterectomy, PSS Portosystemic shunt. Some animals underwent more than one concurrent surgical procedure