equine infectious anemia

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Related to equine infectious anemia: Equine influenza, Equine viral arteritis

equine infectious anemia

A viral disease in horses marked by progressive anemia, a staggering gait, and fever.

e·quine in·fec·tious a·ne·mi·a

(ē'kwīn in-fek'shŭs ă-nē'mē-ă)
A worldwide disease of horses and other equids, caused by equine infectious anemia virus marked by general debility, remittent fever, staggering gait, progressive anemia, and loss of flesh; it is transmitted by bloodsucking insects and by contact, oral infection, or the use of unsterilized syringes and needles.
Synonym(s): swamp fever (1) .
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Predictive methods to define infection with equine infectious anemia virus in foals out of reactor mares.
Comparison of comercial enzyme-linked inmunoabsorbent assay and agar gel inmunodiffusion test for the serodiagnosis of equine infectious anemia.
Serodiagnosis of equine infectious anemia by agar gel immunodiffusion and ELISA using a recombinant p26 viral protein expressed in Escherichia coli antigen.
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