LA2: Equine Dz and Med Condit. (No vx 2)
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What is another name for moon blindness?
What does ERU stand for?
equine recurrent uveititis
The official cause for moon blindness is unknown but what is suspected?
immune response to lepto or parasitic infx
What breed commonly gets mood blindness?
Symptoms of mood blindness:CTBC
- corneal edema
- chronic=most common cause of blindness
In rain scald/rot the bacterial skin infx acts like a fungus. What is its name?DC
Symptoms of rain scald/rot:CH
- crusty lesions on back
- hair pulls out easily
On a direct smear made with diff-quik what does rain scald/rot look like?
What is scratches?
superficial bacterial infx of skin
Scratches commonly is caused by the same bacteria as what?
rain scald/rot (Dermatophilosis congolensis)
Where does crust form with scratches?
legs and fetlock region
Scratches is said to be common on...
white legs in wet areas
What causes a hoof abcess?
foreign body punctures hoof at white line
What is the aka of a hood abcess?
Symptoms of a hoof abcess:AFI
- acute lameness
- foot feels warm
- inc digital pulse
If the abcess can not be pored out once identified with a hoof tester what is done?
- soak foot
- give tatanus booster prn
What is a common condition of the digit?
Navicular syndrome is a anatomical condition common in what 2 breeds?
- quarter horse
- thorough bred
Symptoms of navicular syndrome:PM
- puts weight on toe
- mimicks shoulder pain
When dx navivular syndrome how many rads are taken?
10 (5 views on each front)
What can be seen on a rad of navicular syndrome?
What is the cause of cushings?PH
Symptoms of cushings:HSPWPCL
- hirsuism (long wavy coat0
- sweat easily
- pop belly
- weight loss
- chronic infx
What is the test for cushings?
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