Diagnosis and surgical management of a subchondral bone cyst within the intermediate tubercle of the humerus in a horse Academic Article uri icon


  • The case of a horse with a subchondral bone cyst in the lateral slope of the intermediate humeral tubercle is presented. Diagnosis was complicated by the unusual location and subsequent challenge in imaging the cyst. Endoscopic debridement resulted in a good outcome.

published proceedings

  • Equine Veterinary Education

author list (cited authors)

  • Arnold, C. E., Chaffin, M. K., Honnas, C. M., Walker, M. A., & Heite, W. K

citation count

  • 7

complete list of authors

  • Arnold, CE||Chaffin, MK||Honnas, CM||Walker, MA||Heite, WK

publication date

  • June 2008