EIPH


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EIPH

exercise induced pulmonary hemorrhage. See epistaxis.
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It's quite common for connections to ask us to scope a horse which has run poorly, trace a small amount of blood in the windpipe and attribute the performance to EIPH.
ONE well-respected vet, Rick Arthur, agrees that EIPH can be a secondary consequence of other problems such as minor viral, bacterial or allergic disease.
In other words, a horse's problems are sometimes erroneously attributed to EIPH when there may be other underlying reasons.
With funding in place from the Levy Board, Roberts and his team will investigate the role of airway resistance in the development of EIPH.
If true, altering the resistance to airflow in the lungs-which occurs in some respiratory diseases-should affect the frequency of EIPH.