Neurologic Case Shows Difficulty of Rule-Outs

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A 24-year-old pleasure mare in Brunswick, Ga., has been diagnosed with concurrent infections of equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) and equine herpesvirus type-1 (EHV-1). Both can cause neurologic disease.

This case highlights the complexity of pinpointing neurologic illnesses, which can range from Eastern equine encephalitis to West Nile virus. With multiple infections, which is

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