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Epizootic lymphangitis

Last Modified: Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:33:49 IST
Disease name Epizootic lymphangitis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable
Species affected Equidae
Definition Epizootic lymphangitis is a contagious, chronic disease of horses and other Equidae characterised clinically by a spreading, suppurative, ulcerating pyogranulomatous dermatitis and lymphangitis. This is seen particularly in the neck, legs and chest
Status in Ireland
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland
DAFM Division Responsible NDCC & International Division
Contact Sally Gaynor SSVI
Legislation http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2016/si/50/made/en/print?q=SI+50+2016&=&=
Link to relevant external website
OIE Link http://www.oie.int/fileadmin/Home/eng/Health_standards/tahm/2.05.04_EPIZ_LYMPHANGITIS.pdf
Publications