Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis Virus Infection in a Horse from California
Robert P. Franklin*
, Hailu Kinde†, Michele T. Jay‡, Laura D. Kramer†, Emily-Gene N. Green†, Robert E. Chiles†, Eileen Ostlund§, Stan Husted‡, Jonathan Smith¶, and Michael D. Parker¶
Author affiliations: *Humphrey, Giacopuzzi & Associates Equine Hospital, Somis, California, USA †University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA; ‡California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California, USA; §National Veterinary Service Laboratory, Ames, Iowa, USA; ¶U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland, USA;
Figure 1. Photomicrograph of a section of the cerebral cortex from horse with Eastern equine encephalomyelitis virus infection. Note the dense neutrophilic response, vascular damage, and fibrin thrombi. Hematoxylin and eosine stain.
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