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Abstract

Ragwort poisoning in horses. [Correspondence].

Abstract

Separate incidents of ragwort poisoning are reported in two horses on pastures heavily infested with the plant. The horses showed photosensitization, head pressing, weight loss, depression and posterior incoordination. Typical liver lesions were found PM.