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  • SPECIES:
    • EQUINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • NERVOUS
  • ORGAN:
    • SPINAL CORD
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • MULTIFOCAL NECROHEMORRHAGIC POLIOMYELITIS
  • CAUSE:
    • EQUINE FLAVIVIRUS
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WOLFE
  • INSTITUTION:
    • [Other] - Personal
  • GENPATH:
    • VIRAL
  • COMMENTS:
    • Note the restriction of the hemorrhage and necrosis to the grey matter. Differentials would include rabies and post=anesthetic myelpatthy which have a predisposition for the grey matter; EHV-1 prefer to cause hemorrhage int he white matter tracts.