Does epm ever go away? She's is absolutely stunning I hope it's not epm.
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I'm not an expert on it by any means...had actually never really heard of it til out gelding ended up with it at the beginning of the year. 80% of all horses will test positive for the disease simply because they have been exposed to it. That doesnt mean they will show symptoms of have what I call and "episode". I read in an article yesterday that its 1% of horses that have been exposed that show symptoms. It can be treated...the parasite killed and damage frozen...but it can't be cured and there is no reverse on the damage done. There is a 30% relapse rate on horses who have previously shown symptoms and been treated wit treatment being less effective the second...third or fourth....time around.
I have also read that it is becoming a much more common disease then it has been in the past.