Elbow dysplasia

Symptoms: lameness, pain, discomfort, limb deformities, usually develops between 4 and 8 months of age 

Cause: genetic predisposition, osteoarthritis

Duration: weeks to months

First aid: resting, pain relief’s

Urgency: few days

Prevention: none

Treatment: surgical anatomic reconstruction

Therapy success: 50 to 100%

Convalescence: weeks to months