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When an owner sends a horse under the knife for colic surgery, he or she is first and foremost hoping the horse survives the operation. But just because he makes it through the procedure doesn’t mean he’s out of the woods: Many horses develop a dangerous complication called postoperative ileus—a lack of gut motility after surgery.

At the 2013 American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum, held June 12-15 in Seattle

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