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  • On the Question of Food-Poisoning of Horses regarded formerly as one of the Forms of Borna Disease.

    Foreign Title : K voprosou o kormovom otravlyenii loshadey prinimayushchyemsya za raznovidnost bornasskoy bolyezny.

    Author(s) : SIDOROV, N. V.

    Journal article : Trudy Gossoudarst. Inst. Exp. Vet. 1930 Vol.6 No.Part 4 pp.37-47

    Abstract : Mainly an account of the pathological-anatomical changes found in the organs of horseshorsesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    affected with a disease in which the syndrome was comparable to Borna disease, dysfunction of the central nervous systemcentral nervous systemSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    being a notable feature. During a period of three years, the author examined the brains of 40 horses received from various districts of the U.S.S.R. and carried out detailed post-mortem examinations on three horses in which he had observed the course of illness. The characteristic changes of Borna infection were present only in material from one case and the paper deals exclusively with the remaining cases.
    The disease tends to become enzootic in some localities and its incidence is markedly seasonal. Cases begin to occur in the Southern and Central regions of the U.S.S.R. during the summersummerSubject Category: Time Periods
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    summerSubject Category: Climate Related
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    , the peak being reached in September and October. It dies out as soon as the horses are put into winterwinterSubject Category: Time Periods
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    winterSubject Category: Climate Related
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    quarters.
    Chromatolysis, chromatorrhexis, karyorrhexis, pyknosis, neuronophagia and absence of Nissl's bodies, were present in the nerve cells of the brainbrainSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    and spinal cordspinal cordSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    ; photomicrographs of section showing these lesionslesionsSubject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms
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    are given. There were no eosinophil cell inclusions such as are found in Borna disease. CirrhosiscirrhosisSubject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms
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    and fatty degenerationfatty degenerationSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    of the liverliverSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    were usually present.
    Attempts to demonstrate the Borna virus yielded negative results and no specific micro-organisms could be isolated from the tissues. The author considers the disease to be a form of Schweinsberg disease.

    Record Number : 19312200160

    Publisher : Moscow.

    Language of text : not specified

    Language of summary : German

    Indexing terms for this abstract:

    Organism descriptor(s) : Borna disease virusborna disease virusSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , EquusequusSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , horseshorsesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , virusesvirusesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    Descriptor(s) : brainbrainSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , central nervous systemcentral nervous systemSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , cirrhosiscirrhosisSubject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms
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    , cytoplasmic inclusionscytoplasmic inclusionsSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , degenerationdegenerationSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , fatty degenerationfatty degenerationSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , lesionslesionsSubject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms
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    , liverliverSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , nervous systemnervous systemSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , neuronsneuronsSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , seasonsseasonsSubject Category: Time Periods
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    , spinal cordspinal cordSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , spinespineSubject Category: Anatomical and Morphological Structures
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    , summersummerSubject Category: Climate Related
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    , viral diseasesviral diseasesSubject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms
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    , winterwinterSubject Category: Climate Related
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    Identifier(s) : cell inclusions, cerebrum, CNS, dysfunction, general account, liver cirrhosis, nerve cells, neurones, syndromes, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, viral infections, yellow fat disease

    Geographical Location(s) : USSRussrSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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    Broader term(s) : BornavirusbornavirusSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , BornaviridaebornaviridaeSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , MononegaviralesmononegaviralesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , negative-sense ssRNA Virusesnegative-sense ssrna virusesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , ssRNA Virusesssrna virusesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , RNA Virusesrna virusesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , virusesvirusesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , EquusequusSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , EquidaeequidaeSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , PerissodactylaperissodactylaSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , mammalsmammalsSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , vertebratesvertebratesSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , ChordatachordataSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , animalsanimalsSubject Category: Organism Names
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    , eukaryoteseukaryotesSubject Category: Organism Names
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