I have a 10 yr QT horse that developed a knot on stifle sticks out and is hard when touching it seems like attaché to

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Customer: I have a 10 yr QT horse that developed a knot on stifle sticks out and is hard when touching it seems like attaché to the bone doesn't hurt the horse at all
Answered by Dr. Mike in 37 mins 9 years ago
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This is a common site for an osteochondroma.... a benign growth that can appear in a relatively short time. They can cause lameness if they get too large, but the surgical removal can be done standing, and they typically don't come back.

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