Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

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EPM: Update on Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

November 20, 2012

EPM is a tricky disease to definitively diagnose and treat and, thus, has been an area of much research.... Read More

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Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

November 08, 2012

Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis is the most commonly diagnosed neurologic disease in horses.... Read More

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New Diagnostic Assay for EPM Developed

August 23, 2012

A new EPM test uses three antigens to measure the antibody response to parasite infection in serum or CSF.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Ablesh Gautam, BVSc&AH, MS

May 26, 2012

Gautam's research focus is on the surface antigen gene family in the parasite Sarcocystis neurona.... Read More

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Sarcocystis Neurona Genome Project Almost Complete

May 24, 2012

S. neurona causes the common neurologic disease equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM).... Read More

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EPM Update

May 01, 2012

Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) continues to pose diagnostic and treatment challenges.... Read More

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Case Studies in Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

April 26, 2012

Dr. Steve Reed presents case studies and videos of horses with equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM).... Read More

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Merck Unveils Websites to Help Owners Understand EPM, WNV

February 29, 2012

To help owners stay on top of EPM and WNV, Merck Animal Health has developed two new comprehensive websites.... Read More

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Cervical Stabilization and S. Neurona Horse Courses Archived

January 04, 2012

The newest Horse Courses were filmed at the 2011 Advances in Equine Neurological Disease Symposium.... Read More

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Neurological Disease Mini Symposium: S. Neurona and EPM

December 30, 2011

An in-depth discussion of the protozoan parasite S. neurona and EPM, which it causes.... Read More

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Neurological Disease Mini Symposium: Cervical Stabilization

December 25, 2011

Surgical cervical stabilization for treatment of wobbler syndrome discussed, as well at post-operative rehab.... Read More

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Advances in Equine Neurological Disease Symposium a Success

December 16, 2011

Featured topics included equine protozoal myeloencephalitis, wobbler syndrome, and neurologic herpesvirus.... Read More

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Relationship between S. neurona and EPM Examined

December 14, 2011

Researchers discuss the parasite's life cycle, EPM diagnostic testing, and the S. neurona genome project.... Read More

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Lameness in the Racehorse Table Topic (AAEP 2011)

December 05, 2011

Attendees discussed hoof lameness, club feet, track surface's effect on lameness, back and neck pain, and EPM.... Read More

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The Many Faces of EPM, Take 2

September 27, 2011

Four veterinarians discuss equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) diagnosis, rule-outs, and treatment.... Read More

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Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis: Past and Present

August 04, 2011

EPM still frustrates horse owners and veterinarians as one of the most common neurologic diseases in horses.... Read More

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Neurologist Joins the Faculty at New Bolton Center

July 28, 2011

Neurologist Amy Johnson, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, was recently appointed to the faculty of New Bolton Center.... Read More

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Infectious Upper Respiratory Tract Disease in Horses

June 30, 2011

Flu, equine herpesvirus, and strangles can cause upper respiratory disease with coughing, runny nose, & fever.... Read More

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What's New With Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis?

June 30, 2011

Researchers have made great strides in their understanding of EPM and improvements in diagnostic and treatment... Read More

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Post-Rain Tips for Horse Owners

June 23, 2011

Now is the time for horse owners to assess the lingering effects of spring's wet weather.... Read More

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AAEP 2010 Convention Complete Coverage

March 17, 2011

A wrap-up of the 2010 AAEP Convention, including in-depth coverage of nearly 100 presentations and sessions.... Read More

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2010's Top Equine Medicine Studies (AAEP 2010)

February 16, 2011

What would be your pick for the most groundbreaking news in equine veterinary internal medicine for 2010? Not sure? Read on to find out what Steve Reed, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Ky., deemed the most important ... Read More

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Infectious Neurologic Disease Table Topic (AAEP 2010)

January 29, 2011

The Table Topic forum on Infectious Neurologic Diseases at the 2010 American Association of Equine Practitioners Annual Meeting, held Dec. 4-8 in Baltimore, Md., was well-attended with 20-30 practitioners in and out during discussions. A list of ... Read More

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EPM Incidence in Horses: Holding Steady (AAEP 2010)

January 04, 2011

Some say the incidence of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) is increasing, while others say it's decreasing. Who's right? At the 2010 American Association of Equine Practitioners convention, held Dec. 4-8 in Baltimore, Md., one presenter ... Read More