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an acute bacterial disease of horses characterized by inflammation of the mucous membranes

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Streptococcus equi subspecies equi infection (strangles) in horses.
Eustachian tube diverticulum chondroids and neck abscessation in a case of Streptococcus equi sub sp.
In another study, 37[degrees]C was considered the optimal temperature for the growth and hyaluronic acid production by Streptococcus equi mutant (KIM et al.
Peritonitis in a llama caused by Streptococcus equi subspecies zooepidemicus.
Se llevo a cirugia encontrAndose aneurisma de 4 cm en la aorta infrarrenal con coleccion purulenta a su alrededor y cuatro ulceras en la media y muscular; el cultivo del material purulento y los hemocultivos mostraron crecimiento de Streptococcus equi variedad zooepidemicus.
Abstract: Streptococcus equi subspecies equi is involved in human infection.
Strangles is an acute, contagious disease of the upper respiratory tract of horses caused by the bacteria Streptococcus equi.
Strangles is caused by the bacterium streptococcus equi and is highly infectious and contagious.
Ponies were vaccinated intramuscularly with three different levels of antigens and then subjected to experimental infection with Streptococcus equi, the causative agent of strangles.
Transmission of Streptococcus equi Subspecies zooepidemicus Infection from Horses to Humans
The disease is caused by Streptococcus equi which is gram positive cocobacillus organism and an uncommon inhabitant of upper respiratory tract of equines (Dorothy and David, 1998).
Streptococcus equi subspecies equi are pathogenic for equids and an important cause of upper respiratory tract disease.
The study was carried out to find the prevalence of Streptococcus equi serovar equi (S.
Streptococcus equi, the causative agent of equine strangles, is shed in nasal discharges and pus from lymph nodes of affected animals.
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