Fall panicum (Panicum dichotomiflorum) hepatotoxicosis in horses and sheep.

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BACKGROUND Fourteen horses at a boarding stable in Virginia were diagnosed with hepatic disease and locally grown hay was implicated as the cause. HYPOTHESIS Panicum dichotomiflorum, the predominant grass species in the hay, is hepatotoxic to horses. ANIMALS Naturally occurring cases were adult horses of various breeds. Two healthy adult horses and 2… (More)

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