alexa Abstract | Study of Weight-Loss Syndrome in the Horses

European Journal of Experimental Biology
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Research Article Open Access


Weight loss is a common presenting complaint in horses of all ages. Although the investigation of these horses can be frustrating, a logical approach, based on the mechanisms of weight loss and the most likely differential diagnoses can yield a diagnosis in many cases. The objective of present study was to study of causes of Weight Loss in the Horses of Tabriz area, Iran. In present study, 50 mature horses were selected which were suffered from weight losing. Then blood samples and other management factors were assayed. Data showed that 15 of horses were suffered from pneumonic diseases, 28 of them had parasitic complications and 7 of them were suffered from malnutrition.

To read the full article Peer-reviewed Article PDF image

Author(s): Mohammad Mashayekhi Adib Hashemi Ali Hassanpour


Weight Loss, parasite, pneumonia, malnutrition, horse.

Peer Reviewed Journals
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version