Visit of horses in the corona crisis (COVID-19)


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Internal medicine

The department of internal medicine has become especially important for the Pferdeklinik Leichlingen. As such, since 2014 it has been housed in a separate complex that recognises the specific requirements of this specialist field. The range of medical treatment offered embraces all common investigative steps, whether invasive (biopsies, punctures) or non-invasive (among them endoscopies incl. gastroscopy or sinus endoscopy, also heart, lung and abdominal cavity ultrasounds, etc.).

Your contacts

Martin Thunig


Intensive medical care, Internal medicine, Teeth and head

Helena Bartel


Intensive medical care, Internal medicine

Ulrike Reichelt


Intensive medical care, Internal medicine, Teeth and head

We offer the following services and more:

  • Arterial blood sample collection for determination of gas concentration
  • Foal intensive medical care
  • Tumor clarification
  • Endoscopy (upper respiratory tract, air sac, larynx)
  • Sample collection BAL bronchoalveolaere lavage / TBS tracheobronchial secretions
  • Ultrasound (heart, lung, liver, kidneys, gynaecology, neonatology, acute abdomen)
  • Resting and exercise ECG
  • Fetal ECG
  • Urinary tract endoscopy and sample collection
  • Gastroscopy, duodenoscopy
  • Insemination with frozen and fresh sperm
  • Rectal mucosae biopsy
  • Uterine biopsy
  • Lung biopsy
  • Liver biopsy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Abdominocentesis
  • Laboratory tests (blood, synovia, bodily fluids, faeces)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Neurological tests
  • Dietetics
  • Lumbar/cervical puncture
  • X-Ray contrast study
  • Evaluation of X-Ray images (abdomen, thorax)
  • Catheterisation
  • Colic diagnosis
  • Infection prevention
  • Diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases