Chapter 18. Causes of Pregnancy Failure

  1. Gary C. W. England BVetMed PhD DVetMed CertVA DVR DipVRep DipECAR DipACT ILTM FRCVS

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch18

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition

How to Cite

England, G. C. W. (ed) (2007) Causes of Pregnancy Failure, in Fertility and Obstetrics in the Horse, Third Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470751121.ch18

Editor Information

  1. Dean, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, Leicestershire

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120951

Online ISBN: 9780470751121

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Keywords:

  • pregnancy;
  • bacterial infection;
  • fertilisation;
  • abortion;
  • veterinary surgeon

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Bacterial infection

  • Equine herpesvirus 1 and 4 (EHV1 and EHV4)

  • Equine viral arteritis (EVA)

  • Other infectious causes of abortion

  • Multiple conceptuses (often twins) (7.7, Chapter 20)

  • Mycotic abortion

  • Miscellaneous causes of abortion