Dog from Thailand Comes to Teaching Hospital for Heart Repair

Jul 17, 2017 / In the News

News-Gazette (July 18) – After traveling thousands of miles to Urbana and undergoing surgery to correct a congenital defect in her heart, a 3-year-old Chihuahua from Thailand has a new chance to live a normal lifetime, her veterinarians at the University of Illinois said. The surgery was done at the UI Veterinary Teaching Hospital, and Nana was doing well afterward, said Dr. Jordan Vitt, a UI veterinary cardiologist.

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