Steroid hepatopathy in a horse with glucocorticoid-induced hyperadrenocorticism. Academic Article uri icon


  • Steroid hepatopathy was diagnosed in a horse with glucorticoid-induced hyperadrenocorticism on the basis of anamnesis, serum biochemical data, and histologic findings of hepatic biopsy. Initially, clinical signs of polyuria, polydypsia, and muscular degeneration were seen. The horse developed laminitis during hospitalization.

author list (cited authors)

  • Cohen, N. D., & Carter, G. K.

citation count

  • 39

publication date

  • June 1992