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Rhodococcus equi is een gram-positieve, facultatief intracellulaire pathogeen die pneumonie veroorzaakt bij veulens tussen 1 en 5 maanden leeftijd. Naast abcessen in de longen kunnen soms ook abcessen gezien worden ter hoogte van mesenterium en darmen.

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  2. Prescott, JF, Hoffman, AM. Rhodococcus equi. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. 1993;9 (2):375-84. doi: 10.1016/s0749-0739(17)30404-2. PubMed PMID:8358650 .
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  6. Giguère, S, Berghaus, LJ, Willingham-Lane, JM. Antimicrobial Resistance in Rhodococcus equi. Microbiol Spectr. 2017;5 (5):. doi: 10.1128/microbiolspec.ARBA-0004-2016. PubMed PMID:29052538 .
  7. Harvey, AB, Bordin, AI, Rocha, JN, Bray, JM, Cohen, ND. Opsonization but not pretreatment of equine macrophages with hyperimmune plasma nonspecifically enhances phagocytosis and intracellular killing of Rhodococcus equi. J Vet Intern Med. 2021;35 (1):590-596. doi: 10.1111/jvim.16002. PubMed PMID:33326149 PubMed Central PMC7848299.
  8. Knych, HK, Magdesian, KG. Equine antimicrobial therapy: Current and past issues facing practitioners. J Vet Pharmacol Ther. 2021;44 (2):270-279. doi: 10.1111/jvp.12964. PubMed PMID:33650183 .
  9. Goodfellow, M, Sangal, V, Jones, AL, Sutcliffe, IC. Charting stormy waters: A commentary on the nomenclature of the equine pathogen variously named Prescottella equi, Rhodococcus equi and Rhodococcus hoagii. Equine Vet J. 2015;47 (5):508-9. doi: 10.1111/evj.12399. PubMed PMID:25912143 .
  10. Vázquez-Boland, JA, Giguère, S, Hapeshi, A, MacArthur, I, Anastasi, E, Valero-Rello, A et al.. Rhodococcus equi: the many facets of a pathogenic actinomycete. Vet Microbiol. 2013;167 (1-2):9-33. doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2013.06.016. PubMed PMID:23993705 .
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