Interim ICC Report – January 19 #14 (23.01.19)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Respiratory Infection On 22 January 2019, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 respiratory infection on a premises in Eure. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe.   Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 22 January 2019, RESPE reported a case of EHV-4 […]

Interim ICC Report – December 18 #07 (19.12.18)

Numerous Countries Atypical Myopathy On 19 December 2018, Liege University and RESPE reported 320 clinical cases compatible with the diagnosis of atypical myopathy. These cases were recorded in Austria (nine cases), Belgium (143 cases), Denmark (two cases), France (92 cases), Great-Britain (15 cases), The Netherlands (eight cases), in the Czech Republic (15 case), In Switzerland […]

Interim ICC Report – December 18 #02 (06.12.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Respiratory Infection On 4 December 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 respiratory infection in Vendée. The affected horse presented with coughing, nasal discharge and pyrexia. The positive diagnosis was made by PCR on a nasal swab by LABEO-Frank Duncombe. There is one other horse reported to be affected at […]

Interim Report – November 18 #04 (09.11.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Respiratory Infection On 9 November 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 respiratory infection on a premises in Calvados. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe.   Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 9 November 2018, RESPE reported three separate outbreaks […]

Interim Report – November 18 #01 (01.11.18)

  France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Respiratory Infection On 29 October 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 respiratory infection on a premises in Lot. The affected horse presented with coughing, nasal discharge and pyrexia. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on a nasopharyngeal swab by LABEO Frank Duncombe. The NP swab was also […]

Interim Report – October 18 #13 (29.10.18)

France Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) Abortion On 26 October 2018, RESPE reported a case of EHV-1 abortion on a stud premises in Calvados. The affected animal was a vaccinated seven-year-old Thoroughbred mare amongst a group of 11. The positive diagnosis was confirmed by PCR on placental tissue. Equine Herpes Virus-4 (EHV-4) Respiratory Infection On 26 […]