Clinical signs, evaluation of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid, and assessment of pulmonary function in horses with inflammatory respiratory disease.

@article{Coutil2001ClinicalSE,
  title={Clinical signs, evaluation of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid, and assessment of pulmonary function in horses with inflammatory respiratory disease.},
  author={Laurent L Cou{\"e}til and Frank. S. Rosenthal and D B Denicola and Clayton D Chilcoat},
  journal={American journal of veterinary research},
  year={2001},
  volume={62 4},
  pages={538-46}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association among clinical signs, results of cytologic evaluation of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) fluid, and measures of pulmonary function in horses with inflammatory respiratory disease. ANIMALS 9 healthy horses, 5 horses with inflammatory airway disease (IAD), and 9 horses with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). PROCEDURES Clinical examination, lung function tests, and BAL were performed on each horse. RESULTS Standard lung mechanics of horses with… CONTINUE READING

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