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Newborn foals have low immunocompetence, and their level of resistance to opportunistic infections depends primarily on the quality of transfer of passive immunity via colostral antibodies. The viruses most often implicated in viral pneumonias of young foals are equine herpesvirus (EHV) types 1 and ...

Author(s)
Desjardins, I.; Cadoré, J. L.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire - Équine, 2008, No.Hors-serie, pp 43-48
Abstract

Analysis of pathology results from the 2007 equine influenza (EI) outbreak in Australia indicate that young foals in naïve horse populations are prone to developing broncho-interstitial pneumonia, and that this can be a rare manifestation of EI virus infection in mature horses. All horses may...

Author(s)
Begg, A. P.; Reece, R. L.; Hum, S.; Townsend, W.; Gordon, A.; Carrick, J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 2011, 89, s1, pp 19-22
Abstract

Proliferative and fibrosing interstitial lung disease was diagnosed in 20 horses examined PM between 1982 and 1985. Most were foals ranging from 3 days to 6 months in age. Six adult horses were affected. The macroscopic and microscopic characteristics of the lesions consisted of proliferative ...

Author(s)
Buergelt, C. D.; Hines, S. A.; Cantor, G.; Stirk, A.; Wilson, J. H.
Citation
Veterinary Pathology, 1986, 23, 6, pp 750-756
Abstract

Clinical, pathological, immunohistochemical, serological and microbiological findings are described for 2 geographically and temporally distinct equine arteritis virus (EAV) epidemics in newborn foals in the north eastern USA [dates not given]. Outbreak A involved 4 foals and occurred at a...

Author(s)
Piero, F. del; Wilkins, P. A.; Lopez, J. W.; Glaser, A. L.; Dubovi, E. J.; Schlafer, D. H.; Lein, D. H.
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 1997, 29, 3, pp 178-185
Abstract

The diagnosis of P. carinii infection as a cause of fatal pneumonia in 5 Thoroughbred foals aged 6 weeks to 3 months is reported. The first case was diagnosed in 1991, 3 were diagnosed retrospectively between 1969-1985 and one in 1992; they came from 3 different counties. Sudden onset pyrexia and...

Author(s)
Whitwell, K.
Citation
Veterinary Record, 1992, 131, 1, pp 19
Abstract

A transtracheal O2 system (TTO2) was used for 5 foals with pneumonia and exhibiting rapidly progressive signs of dyspnoea and hypoxaemia despite intranasal O2 therapy. The TTO2 delivery catheter was modified from a commercial product designed for humans by increasing the length to 41 cm from 11 cm. ...

Author(s)
Hoffman, A. M.; Viel, L.
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 1992, 24, 3, pp 239-241
Abstract

Of 53 cases of pneumonia, diagnosed by X-ray examination over a 4-year period, 30 were of interstitial pneumonia, 16 of the mixed alveolar and interstitial type, 11 of bronchopneumonia, 5 of aspiration pneumonia, 5 of lung abscesses and 2 of hydrothorax. It is concluded that thoracic radiography is ...

Author(s)
Klein, H. J.; Dieckmann, M.; Deegen, E.
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 1990, 6, 5, pp 205-210
Abstract

Five 3-month-old foals presenting with fever and respiratory disease were found to have pulmonary abscesses with patchy to diffuse alveolar and interstitial pneumonia on PM examination. All affected foals had evidence of Rhodococcus equi infection and had few to abundant P. carinii cysts in the...

Author(s)
Ainsworth, D. M.; Weldon, A. D.; Beck, K. A.; Rowland, P. H.
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 1993, 25, 2, pp 103-108
Abstract

Equine herpesvirus 4 (EHV-4) infection was diagnosed as the cause of interstitial pneumonia in a 6 week old conventionally reared Welsh pony foal. Diagnosis was confirmed by cultivation and immunolabelling with specific monoclonal antibodies, EHV-4 specific amplification of viral DNA, and...

Author(s)
Blunden, A. S.; Smith, K. C.; Binns, M. M.; Zhang, L.; Gower, S. M.; Mumford, J. A.
Citation
Journal of Comparative Pathology, 1995, 112, 2, pp 133-140
Abstract

Five of 6 foals between 2 and 4 months old, on a ranch in northern California, developed pneumonia within a 3-week period in June and July 1978. C. equi was recovered from each of the 5 foals by transtracheal aspiration. Clinical signs were variable but included increased respiratory rate, fever,...

Author(s)
Smith, B. P.; Robinson, R. C.
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 1981, 13, 4, pp 223-228

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