Problem

Azoturia

Other Names:
Tying-up syndrome of horses
Cording-up syndrome of horses
Paralytic myoglobinuria
Exertional rhabdomyolysis
Nature:

Equine exertional rhabdomyolysis (ER, also known as tying up, azoturia, or Monday morning disease) is a syndrome that damages the muscle tissue in horses. It is usually due to overfeeding a horse carbohydrates and appears to have a genetic link.

Values:
Syndrome
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET