[Etiology and occurrence of periodic eye inflammation of horses in the area of Berlin].

@article{Alexander1990EtiologyAO,
  title={[Etiology and occurrence of periodic eye inflammation of horses in the area of Berlin].},
  author={Clemencia Alexander and Heidemarie Keller},
  journal={Tierarztliche Praxis},
  year={1990},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={623-7}
}
Over 130 cases of equine periodic ophthalmia (p.o.), which were treated as in-patients at the Equine Clinic of the Free University of Berlin in the last 35 years, were examined statistically in relation to the age and gender of the animals involved as well as to the development of the illness and the season in which it arose. As regards aetiology, the extraction of 71 affected Trotters was investigated. Antibodies to toxoplasmosis, leptospirosis and intestinal parasites were found only in some… CONTINUE READING