Message Number: YG2853 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Bruce Williams, DVM
Date: 2001-04-23 07:19:00 UTC
Subject: Re: x-rays

--- In Ferret-Health-list@y..., newfy216@y... wrote:
> Is it possible to have x-rays posted for a veterinary opinion of
> the x-rays might be showing? Unfortunately my little guy had to be
> put to sleep. I am in Newfoundland, Canada, and the vets here do
> have knowledge of ferrets. The request is only for educational
> purposes for myself and any quidelines for the future.

Yes, if you can post them to the Files section, I am sure that the
vets would be happy to look.

However, for an X-ray to be of any use for telediagnosis (as opposed
to straight education), it will need to be scanned and uploaded in no
less than 1:2 resolution (meaning half the original size), and
preferably 1:1. This may be up to a 2 megabyte file or more, so make
sure that your connection will hold it. We do have enough disk space
on the Yahoo server to cover it.

If the radiograph is a good one for the front page, we will resize to

With kindest regards,

Bruce Williams, DVM, DACVP
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