Pneumonia in foals

Duggan, Vivienne
August 2012
Veterinary Ireland Journal;Aug2012, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p411
Academic Journal
The article discusses the several types of pneumonia in foals and also mentions clinical symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for pneumonia. It mentions the types of pneumonia which include bacterial pneumonia which is caused due to E coli, Actinobacillus and Salmonella, viral pneumonia due to viruses such as Equine herpes virus 1 and aspiration pneumonia. It further discusses the treatment options which include antibiotics such as erythromycin, azithromycin and clarithromycin.


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