What is another word for azoturia?

Pronunciation: [azˈɒt͡ʃəɹˌi͡ə] (IPA)

Azoturia, also commonly referred to as "tying up", is a condition that affects horses. It is characterised by muscle stiffness, cramps, and pain. Some synonyms for azoturia include equine rhabdomyolysis, myositis, and exertional rhabdomyolysis. Equine rhabdomyolysis refers to the breakdown of muscle tissue and the release of its contents into the bloodstream, which can cause secondary complications. Myositis refers specifically to inflammation of the muscle tissue, while exertional rhabdomyolysis refers to the condition occurring after exercise. Regardless of the term used, proper management and prevention of azoturia can greatly improve the health and performance of affected horses.

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What are the hyponyms for Azoturia?

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Usage examples for Azoturia

The horse is the only species that is affected with azoturia.
"Common Diseases of Farm Animals"
R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
In azoturia of horses and in infectious diseases, the inflammation is nearly always acute.
"Common Diseases of Farm Animals"
R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
3. What is azoturia?
"Common Diseases of Farm Animals"
R. A. Craig, D. V. M.

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