EEE In South Carolina

Encephalitis has plagued the East Coast in 2000, with South Carolina the latest state under attack. South Carolina's bout with at least nine cases of Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) had horse owners on the defensive this fall.

"We have EEE cases every year, in horses and occasionally in emus or quail," said Venaye P. Reece, DVM, Equine Programs Coordinator with Clemson University

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