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- Ehrle, Anna, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Journal of equine veterinary science 2015 v.35 no.10 pp. 815-822
- antagonists; antibodies; biomarkers; blood serum; collagen; enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; horses; inflammation; interleukin-1; lameness; myeloperoxidase; orthopedics; osteoarthritis; radiography; synovial fluid
- ... The objective of this study was to investigate the concentrations of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1Ra) and interleukin-1ß (IL-1ß) in synovial fluid (SF) and serum (SE) of horses with different grades of osteoarthritis (OA) and septic arthritis. Based on SF analysis, radiographic, and arthroscopic scores, 40 horses were classified into three groups as follows: mild OA, advanced OA, and sep ...