equine infectious anemia

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equine infectious anemia

A viral disease in horses marked by progressive anemia, a staggering gait, and fever.
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e′quine infec′tious ane′mia

a viral disease of horses and related animals, characterized by recurring fevers. Also called swamp fever.
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Equine infectious anemia (EIA) is a disease that affects equines, mules, and donkeys worldwide (COOK et al., 2013; OIE, 2016).
The emergence of equine infectious anemia in France prompted the local authorities to issue a temporary ban on importing equines from this European country as it will be helpful in preventing the spread of the infection inside the Kingdom, according to the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture.
Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) has been a worldwide plague on the horse industry for well over a century (Leroux et al.
The aforementioned clinical, hematological and postmortem findings helped to differentiate babesiosis from trypanosomiasis (surra), equine infectious anemia, purpura hemorrhagica, equine viral arteritis, equine ehrlichiosis, leptospirosis, red maple leaves poisoning and dourine (Radostits et al., 2007; Alanazi et al., 2012).
was established years ago as a quarantine facility for inapparent carriers of equine infectious anemia, few realize that they also provide life-long sanctuary for equines with little or no opportunity to find adoptive homes," said Daryl Tropea, GFAS Director of Accreditation - Equine.
Equine Infectious Anemia is caused mainly by biting insects that draw and carry blood.
In the present study, the protective thermostable effect of [D.sub.2]O on recombinant p26 protein (rp26) in ELISA for diagnosis of equine infectious anemia (EIA) was investigated with the aim of developing thermostable ELISA.
THE quarantine restrictions in force at Cologne racecourse since October 1 following an outbreak of equine infectious anemia, or swamp fever, were finally lifted yesterday after tests taken earlier this week proved negative, writes David Conolly-Smith.
Tashjian long maintained miniature horses on his farm in West Boylston and advocated for research into equine infectious anemia, an incurable infectious disease in horses.

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