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Hematomas

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STEVE: A hematoma is a subcutaneous bruise that tends to collect or pool a lot of fluid in one area and becomes very, very soft and fluctuant. What has happened is you get subcutaneous hemorrhage that basically collects and pools … Continue reading

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Dermatitis

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STEVE: Dermatitis is a term that is utilized to describe inflammation of the skin or the integumentary system. In the horse, we recognize that they are coated or have hair on them, on top of their skin, and so typically … Continue reading

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Strangles

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STEVE: Strangles infection is caused by a bacteria known as Streptococcus equi. What it normally does in the typical case is that it is taken into the oral mucosa or inspired in, but typically it’s most likely taken in the … Continue reading

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Allergies

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STEVE: Allergies are best or first seen in most horses on the skin. Typically, what we see is a hive reaction of usually around the neck and shoulders. A lot of times, this can be due to exposure because of … Continue reading

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