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Although described clinically for several centuries, stringhalt remains an intriguing and enigmatic condition. In pasture-associated stringhalt (PSH), the clinical sign of exaggerated, prolonged hindlimb flexion is associated with a peripheral neuropathy affecting the larger myelinated axons that...

Author(s)
El-Hage, C. M.; Huntington, P. J.; Mayhew, I. G.; Slocombe, R. F.; Tennent-Brown, B. S.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2019, 31, 3, pp 154-162
Abstract

Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) is mainly caused by Sarcocystis neurona and generates significant economic losses. In Argentina, antibodies to this protozoan have been detected but no clinical cases have been reported. A 12 yearold mare, from Buenos Aires Province, presented asynchronous...

Author(s)
Moré, G.; Monina, M.; Girotti, G.; Idiart, J.; Venturini, L.; Venturini, M. C.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Nacional de la Plata, La Plata, Argentina
Citation
Analecta Veterinaria, 2019, 39, 1, pp 32-36
Abstract

Equine headshaking syndrome is a medical problem that is most commonly manifested as repetitive, rapid tic-like headtossing in a vertical plane, although side-to-side or rotary movements of the head can also be observed. There are many causes of headshaking syndrome in horses, including disorders...

Author(s)
Schott, H. C., II; Petersen, A. D.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Veterinary allergy, 2014, pp 344-352
Abstract

Five adult horses with ventricular extra systoles (VES) and 2 with ventricular tachycardia (VT) refractory to treatment with rest, anti-inflammatory drugs, lidocaine, or procainamide were treated with phenytoin sodium PO q12h. The starting dosage of phenytoin was 20 or 22 mg/kg body weight (BW)...

Author(s)
Wijnberg, I. D.; Ververs, F. F. T.
Publisher
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Lakewood, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2004, 18, 3, pp 350-353
Abstract

Author(s)
Dicken, M.; Gordon, S. J. G.; Mayhew, I. G.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 2012, 60, 3, pp 210-212
Abstract

This is a case report of an outbreak of Australian stringhalt which occurred in the summer of 2008 that affected five out of a group of eight horses in the state of Brandenburg, Germany. This disorder has been described only in horses and is common in Australia, New Zealand and South America. In...

Author(s)
Schultze, C.; Wuttke, W.; Otto, B.; Kähn, W.; Venner, M.
Publisher
Hippiatrika Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Pferdeheilkunde, 2009, 25, 2, pp 115-118
Abstract

Seventy horses with clinical evidence of Australian stringhalt were studied in France from 2003 to 2008. All horses but one had history of bilateral stringhalt and grazed pastures infested with Hypochoeris radicata (L.). They displayed hind limbs hyperflexion and an abnormal gait because of a...

Author(s)
Domange, C.; Casteignau, A.; Collignon, G.; Pumarola, M.; Priymenko, N.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, 2010, 94, 6, pp 712-720
Abstract

Using a crossover design, phenytoin was orally and intravenously administered (8.8 mg/kg BW) in 6 adult horses to determine its bioavailability (F). Phenytoin was also administered PO twice daily for 5 days in the same animals to determine steadystate concentrations and excretion patterns. Blood...

Author(s)
Soma, L. R.; Uboh, C. E.; Guan FuYu; Birks, E. K.; Teleis, D. C.; Rudy, J. A.; Tsang, D. S.; Watson, A. O.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2001, 62, 4, pp 483-489
Abstract

The epidemiology, clinical, gross and histological findings of cases of stringhalt occurring in horses from eight farms in six counties in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil from 2000-2005 are reported. At least 10 horses were affected. Ages of affected horses were 1-13 years (average 6.2...

Author(s)
Rodrigues, A.; Corte, F. D. de la; Graça, D. L.; Rissi, D. R.; Schild, A. L.; Kommers, G. D.; Barros, C. S. L.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2008, 28, 1, pp 23-28
Abstract

A 4-year-old gelding was referred for a cardiac rhythm abnormality detectable on auscultation [France, date not given]. No other clinical signs were apparent. A monomorphic paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia was observed. Different ancillary tests were performed. No aetiology for the tachycardia...

Author(s)
Kuhn, B.; Kraft, É.; Tamzali, Y.
Publisher
Éditions du Point Vétérinaire, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Pratique Vétérinaire Equine, 2007, 39, 154, pp 63-68

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