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Equine neonatal sepsis: The pathophysiology of severe inflammation and infection.
(Veterinary Learning Systems, Inc., 2001-07-01)
Although the clinical syndrome of sepsis is a major problem in equine neonates, the pathophysiology of this condition remains incomplete. Because the term sepsis describes a broad range of disorders with different underlying ...
Prevalence of antibodies to Trypanosoma cruzi in raccoons (Procyon lotor) from an urban area of northern Virginia
(American Society of Parasitology, 2005-04)
Raccoons (Procvon lotor) are reservoir hosts for Trypanosoma cruzi. A 3-yr-long serological survey was conducted to determine the prevalence of antibodies to this zoonotic parasite in raccoons collected from Fairfax County. ...
Prevalence of agglutinating antibodies to Sarcocystis neurona in raccoons (Procyon lotor) from an urban area of Virginia
(American Society of Parasitology, 2004-08)
Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis is the most important protozoan disease of horses in North America and is usually caused by Sarcocystis neurona. Natural and experimentally induced cases of encephalitis caused by S. ...
Prevalence of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in raccoons (Procyon lotor) from an urban area of northern Virginia
(American Society of Parasitology, 2005-06)
Raccoons (Procyon lotor) are intermediate hosts for Toxo-plasma gondii, and clinical toxoplasmosis in raccoons has been reported. A 2-yr serological survey was conducted to determine the prevalence of antibodies to T. ...
Fibre digestibility, abundance of faecal bacteria and plasma acetate concentrations in overweight adult mares.
The purpose of the present study was to compare digestibility of grass hay, faecal and plasma volatile fatty acid (VFA) concentrations, and faecal bacterial abundance in overweight and moderate-condition mares. Five ...
Variation in Eimeria oocyst count and species composition in weanling beef heifers
(American Society of Parasitology, 2006-10)
Rectal fecal samples were collected daily on 10 consecutive days in November 2004 from I I weaned beef heifers to assess daily variation in fecal oocyst count and species composition. Subsequent samples were collected from ...