equine herpesvirus


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equine herpesvirus

n
(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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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.
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).
Respiratory Infections by Equine Herpesvirus Types 1 and 4.
Pregnant mares should be vaccinated for equine herpesvirus 1 at five, seven, and nine months of gestation.
Equine herpesvirus (EHV)-1 causes abortion, respiratory disease, and, occasionally, neurologic disorders in horses.
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.
Equine herpesvirus 9 was detected in a polar bear with progressive encephalitis; the source was traced to 2 members of a potential equid reservoir species, Grevy's zebras.
Of the viruses which generally affect horses, the ones most often talked about are influenza and equine herpesvirus (EHV).

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