Locked Into Place

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Much has been learned about exertional rhabdomyolysis (tying-up) in recent years, but unfortunately some of that knowledge has been troubling. For example, at least one newly recognized cause of tying-up in foals has, in identified cases, always been fatal. This syndrome, known as glycogen branching enzyme deficiency (GBED), is an inherited malady for which there is no known cure. For years,

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