equine herpesvirus


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equine herpesvirus

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(Veterinary Science) vet science a viral disease of horses that may cause respiratory signs, abortion, neonatal death, and paresis. A vaccine is available against this disease. Abbreviation: EHV
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Equine herpesvirus (EHV) are the highly contagious pathogens that infect both domestic and wild equine populations causing a major impact on equine industry worldwide.
Seroprevalence and rate of infection of equine influenza virus (H3N8 and H7N7) and equine herpesvirus (1 and 4) in the horse population in Israel.
Gun Runner, who now retires to stud at Three Chimneys, was barred from running in the inaugural Pegasus 12 months ago owing to quarantine restrictions at Fair Grounds racetrack where he was stationed after an outbreak of equine herpesvirus.
Advances in understanding of the pathogenesis, epidemiology, and immunological control of equine herpesvirus abortion.
Pregnant mares should be vaccinated for equine herpesvirus 1 at five, seven, and nine months of gestation.
PCR was conducted on tissue samples of the foal to test for differential diagnosis agents equine herpesvirus 1 (8), equine herpesvirus 4 (8), and equine arteritis virus (9).
Equine Rhinoneumonitis (equine Herpesvirus 4) and Equine Abortion (equine Herpesvirus 1).
FOLLOWING last week's look at viruses, with particular reference to equine herpesvirus (notably EHV1 and EHV4) and influenza, this second part of my investigation focuses on the measures being taken to contain their spread.
Advances in understanding of the pathogenesis, epidemiology and immunological control of equine herpesvirus abortion.

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