|College of Agriculture|
July 2, 2002
Report from Livestock Disease Diagnostic
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture
From December 30, 2001 to June 29, 2002, a total of 823 equine abortions had been submitted to the Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center (LDDC) for examination. During this same time period in 2001, a total of 1024 equine abortions had been submitted for examination. During this same time period from 1996-2000 an annual mean of 640.6 equine abortions had been submitted for examination. A total of 0 submissions during the week of June 23-June 29, 2002 indicate laboratory findings consistent with losses associated with MRLS. Total submissions suspected of MRLS thus far in 2002 total 165.
|Equine Abortion Accessions (all breeds)|