RHINITIS IN HORSES

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Rhinitis is the inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose. It is also called catarrh, meaning to flow down, and always refers to the discharge of a mucous membrane. The name catarrh can be applied to any mucous membrane of the body, but it is usually applicable to the nasal membrane. The first symptom […]

BRONCHITIS IN HORSES

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Bronchitis is the inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the bronchi or bronchioles. It is divided into three cases, acute, subacute and chronic. The acute affects the large bronchi mainly, but in severely acute cases the bronchioles may become involved. The inflammation is catarrhal in nature on account of the free flow of mucous present. […]

ASTHMA IN HORSES

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Symptoms of the asthma are as follows – Never arises as an original lesion, animal has heaves in the incipient or confirmed form – Marked dyspnoea, equally so in inspiration and expiration – Wheezing – the air goes in and out with difficulty bur in heaves the expiration only accompanied by strong breathing – Symptoms […]