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This case series describes two horses with a diagnosis of Horner's syndrome as sequelae of thoracic neoplasia. The first case was a seven year old pregnant Warmblood mare presented at the Equine Clinic of the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna with a history of unilateral ptosis and...

Author(s)
Schröder, U.; Schwendenwein, U.; Stanclova, G.; Berger, S.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH, Baden-Baden, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2015, 31, 3, pp 228...234
Abstract

A 7-year-old German Warmblood gelding was presented 9 months after a respiratory infection, as it showed hanging upper eyelids, a respiratory noise and exercise intolerance. The clinical examination revealed excessive sweating on head and upper neck, ptosis and nostril collapse during exercise on...

Author(s)
Barton, A. K.; Loderstedt, S.; Lischer, C.; Gehlen, H.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlag GmbH, Baden-Baden, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2019, 35, 4, pp 316-320
AbstractFull Text

Horner's syndrome (HS) is a sympathetic dysfunction caused by injuries to the sympathetic pathway. A clinical case of HS following common carotid artery transposition and catheterization in a horse is described. The animal presented head and neck sweating with focal skin temperature elevation,...

Author(s)
Coelho, C. M. M.; Lopes, M. C. S.; Flôres, F. N.; Zangirolami Filho, D.; Canola, P. A.; Valadão, C. A. A.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2014, 66, 5, pp 1439-1441
Abstract

This study describes right laryngeal hemiplegia (LH) and right-sided Horner's syndrome (HS) in a horse. The average temperature of the face was 3.5°C higher on the right compared with the left side, as determined by thermographic imaging. The syndrome occurred following an episode of right...

Author(s)
Palumbo, M. I. P.; Moreira, J. J.; Olivo, G.; Neto, C. R.; Pyles, M. D.; Watanabe, M. J.; Borges, A. S.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2011, 23, 9, pp 448-452
Abstract

A 20-year-old gelding Lipizzaner horse was referred for onset of profuse sweating and increased heat on the right side of the head, neck, and thoracic limb. On physical examination, the horse presented tachycardia, muffled heart sounds with a pansystolic murmur, and signs of heart failure such as...

Author(s)
Nannarone, S.; Cercone, M.; Gialletti, R.; Pepe, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2014, 34, 2, pp 318-323
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Simple diagnostic tests.

This chapter covers the different tests used for the diagnosis of equine diseases (horses, donkeys and mules). Focus is given on the glucose absorption test, zinc sulfate turbidity test, cryptorchid or rig test, water deprivation test, vasopressin challenge test, overnight dexamethasone suppression ...

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936556)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Horner's syndrome is the collection of clinical signs caused by sympathetic denervation of structures of the head. Lesions can be in the brainstem, spinal cord, thoracic outflow, sympathetic trunk, cranial cervical ganglion, or postganglionic axons in the head. The most common clinical signs in ...

Author(s)
Hahn, C. N.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Clinical Techniques in Equine Practice, 2006, 5, 1, pp 43-48
Abstract

The superior cervical ganglion (SCG) provides sympathetic input to the head and neck, its relation with mandible, submandibular glands, eyes (second and third order control) and pineal gland being demonstrated in laboratory animals. In addition, the SCG's role in some neuropathies can be clearly...

Author(s)
Fioretto, E. T.; Abreu, R. N. de; Castro, M. F. de S.; Guidi, W. L.; Ribeiro, A. A. C. M.
Publisher
S Karger AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Cells Tissues Organs, 2007, 186, 2, pp 129-140
Abstract

A 12-year-old Paint-Arab mare was admitted for evaluation of a penetrating chest laceration at the thoracic inlet. The left brachiocephalic muscle was transected and the recurrent laryngeal nerve was traumatised. Subsequent to the injury, the horse developed Horner's syndrome on the left side of...

Author(s)
Rojman, Y. R.; Newkirk, E. S.; Grewal, J. S.
Publisher
Equine Veterinary Journal Ltd, Newmarket, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2009, 21, 12, pp 621-626
Abstract

Ten cases of equine Horner's syndrome were reviewed. None of the clinical signs in this series were transient (<48 h). Sweating and ptosis were consistently observed by the attending clinician in over half of the affected horses. Enophthalmos and prolapse of the 3rd eyelid were not reported consistently. The average duration of the clinical signs was 4.94 months and ranged from 14 days to 15 months. Eight...

Author(s)
Green, S. L.; Cochrane, S. M.; Smith-Maxie, L.
Citation
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 1992, 33, 5, pp 330-333

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