Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

The aim of this article was to present the current opinion on the atopy in horses. Atopy is the inherited dermatologic or respiratory condition. Arabian horses appear to be predisposed to the atopy. Horses with atopy produce antibodies of immunoglobulin E class against offending allergens....

Author(s)
Wilkołek, P.; Szczepanik, M.; Adamek,Ł.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2011, 86, 6, pp 439-442
Abstract

Background: Thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP) plays a key role in the development of allergic inflammation. Little is known about possible triggers of equine TSLP expression. Hypothesis/objectives: To investigate TSLP expression in equine insect bite hypersensitivity (IBH) skin lesions. The...

Author(s)
Cvitas, I.; Galichet, A.; Ling ShuiChu; Müller, E. J.; Marti, E.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Dermatology, 2020, 31, 2, pp 154-e30
Abstract

Background: The long-term effects of allergen specific immunotherapy (ASIT) on concentrations of circulating immunoglobulin E (IgE) and immunoglobulin G (IgG) in horses have not been reported. Objectives: To document changes in clinical severity of horses with atopic dermatitis (AD) and to monitor...

Author(s)
Radwanski, N. E.; Morris, D. O.; Boston, R. C.; Cerundolo, R.; Lee, K. W.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Dermatology, 2019, 30, 3, pp 255-e78
Abstract

Background: In equine atopic patients intradermal testing (IDT) and immunoglobulin (Ig)E serology are used frequently. There is little evidence regarding the reproducibility of the IDT and IgE serology in horses. Objectives: To compare the results of a simultaneously performed IDT on the left and...

Author(s)
Damme, C. M. M. van; Broek, J. van den; Oldruitenborgh-Oosterbaan, M. M. S. van
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Dermatology, 2020, 31, 5, pp 390-e104
Abstract

Background: Allergic pruritus and urticaria in the horse are challenging for veterinarians and owners; little is known about their long-term management. Objectives: To summarize intradermal allergen test results (IDT), and to assess owners' perceptions of skin disease and the effects of medical...

Author(s)
Loeffler, A.; Herrick, D.; Allen, S.; Littlewood, J. D.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Dermatology, 2018, 29, 6, pp 526-e176
Abstract

New techniques in equine veterinary allergy testing include multiple allergen simultaneous tests (MASTs) that cover insect bite hypersensitivity (IBH), respiratory and atopic allergic diseases. The in vivo intradermal test (IDT) method is one of the most widely used techniques in veterinary...

Author(s)
Wilkołek, P.; Szczepanik, M.; Sitkowski, W.; Adamek, Ł.; Pluta, M.; Taszkun, I.; Gołyński, M.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2019, 75, pp 65-68
AbstractFull Text

Allergic responses in humans, horses and other species are mediated by immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies. Serum testing to detect allergen-specific IgE antibodies has been developed for dogs, cats and horses; this allows for the identification of allergens and determination of appropriate...

Author(s)
Wilkołek, P.; Sitkowski, W.; Szczepanik, M.; Adamek, Ł.; Pluta, M.; Taszkun, I.; Gołyński, M.; Malinowska, A.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences, Olsztyn-Kortowo II, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2017, 20, 4, pp 789-794
Abstract

The immune system of mammals is subject to continuous development during the postnatal phase of life. Studies following the longitudinal development of the immune system in healthy children are limited both by ethical considerations and sample volumes. Horses represent a particular valuable large...

Author(s)
Hamza, E.; Mirkovitch, J.; Steinbach, F.; Marti, E.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2015, 10, 3, pp e0120661
Abstract

Pruritus is a common complaint in equine medicine. While pruritus in most horses is due to ectoparasites (midges, flies, mites) or environmental allergens (pollens, barn dust, moulds, etc.), other causes such as staphylococcal or fungal infections, vasculitis, and internal organ dysfunction should...

Author(s)
White, S. D.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2015, 27, 3, pp 156-166
Abstract

This article discusses the definitions, skin lesions, and various skin conditions that can lead to prolonged or secondary pruritus in horses. The possible skin diseases that causes pruritus such as allergies, atopy, ectoparasites, bacterial skin disease, pemphigoid and photodermatitis; along with...

Author(s)
Gehlen, H.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2013, 94, 2, pp 141...145

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics