Leptospirosis can cause abortion, uveitis (moon blindness), and kidney/liver disease in horses. Now there's a vaccine.
The region in which a horse lives, his surroundings, and more can put him at risk for developing these eye abscesses.
Photo by Dennis E. Brooks, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVO
Lavage systems placed in the upper and lower eyelids developed complications 12.8% and 22.2% of the time, respectively.
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