equine encephalomyelitis

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Related to equine encephalomyelitis: equine encephalitis, equine viral encephalomyelitis
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Noun1.equine encephalomyelitis - encephalitis caused by a virus that is transmitted by a mosquito from an infected horse
cephalitis, encephalitis, phrenitis - inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
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In this study we examine the leukocyte counts of gray catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis) infected with eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus (EEEV).
Outbreak of encephalitis in man due to the eastern virus of equine encephalomyelitis.
Whilst there are many other vaccinations available for horses such as rabies, West Nile virus, eastern/western equine encephalomyelitis to name but a few, influenza and tetanus are probably the two most common and routine vaccinations given to horses in Bahrain.
Morse said mosquitoes are vectors of both West Nile and eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus, known as "Triple E.
uexans is considered a competent to highly-efficient vector for Saint Louis encephalitis (SLE), western equine encephalomyelitis (WEE), eastern equine encephalomyelitis (EEE), and WNV (Goddard et al.
With the re-emergence of eastern equine encephalomyelitis (EEE or "Sleeping Sickness") in 2003, Fort Dodge Animal Health responded with changes to its product and strategy.
Louis encephalitis, and Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis viruses); serum samples collected on days 3-7 also were negative for IgM and IgG antibody to YF virus.
Louis encephalitis to humans, western equine encephalomyelitis to humans and horses, and heartworm to dogs and cats,'' said Stephanie Miladin of the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District.
The successful eradication of several animal diseases--including vesicular exanthema, Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis, Avian influenza, sheep scabies, exotic Newcastle disease, and hog cholera--can be attributed to ARS research.
A) The presentation is a chronologically, scientifically, and factually correct poetic and musical history of Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis (VEE) viruses and epidemics through 1971.

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