Epizootic of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis on a farm.

@article{Fenger1997EpizooticOE,
  title={Epizootic of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis on a farm.},
  author={Clara K. Fenger and David E. Granstrom and John L. Langemeier and Shelby Stamper},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={1997},
  volume={210 7},
  pages={923-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the clinical findings, course of treatment, and long-term outcome of horses on a farm in central Kentucky during an epizootic of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM). DESIGN Cohort study. ANIMALS 21 horses on a farm in central Kentucky, 12 of which developed clinical signs of EPM. PROCEDURE Horses on the farm were serially examined for signs of neurologic disease and serum and CSF antibodies to Sarcocystis neurona. Horses were considered to have EPM if they had… CONTINUE READING