Alert of the 14/10/2018 – update 20/10/2018

The number of cases of atypical myopathy is increasing these days. Please forward the message below to your contacts through your Facebook account. Invite your contacts to register to receive alert messages via the official Internet site run by researchers at the University of Liege: http://www.myopathie-atypique.be If you are aware [...]

15 October 2018|

Alert of the 1/10/2018

The number of cases of atypical myopathy is increasing these days. Please forward the message below to your contacts through your Facebook account. Invite your contacts to register to receive alert messages via the official Internet site run by researchers at the University of Liege: http://www.myopathie-atypique.be If you are aware [...]

3 October 2018|

Alert of the 4/05/2017 – update 2/06/2017

Spring outbreak of atypical myopathy cases! The toxin responsible for atypical myopathy is also contained in sycamore seedling (Acer pseudoplatanus (= maple tree; see pictures). Currently, there are large number of sycamore seedlings coming through. So, it is imperative to avoid that equidae (horses, donkeys, zebras…) ingest them. It is [...]

5 May 2017|

Alert of the 30/03/2017 – update 28/04/2017

Spring outbreak of atypical myopathy cases! The toxin responsible for atypical myopathy is also contained in sycamore seedling (Acer pseudoplatanus (= maple tree; see pictures). Currently, there are large number of sycamore seedlings coming through. So, it is imperative to avoid that equidae (horses, donkeys, zebras…) ingest them. It is [...]

31 March 2017|

Alert of the 27/01/2017

WINTER 2017 – At the date of the 27st of January 2017, 266 clinical cases compatible with the diagnosis of atypical myopathy have been communicated to Liege University and to the RESPE.  These cases were recorded in Belgium (53 cases), France (171 cases) Great-Britain (9 cases), Switzerland (9 cases), Germany [...]

30 January 2017|

Alert of the 13/01/2017

WINTER 2017 – At the date of the 13st of January 2017, 248 clinical cases compatible with the diagnosis of atypical myopathy have been communicated to Liege University and to the RESPE.  These cases were recorded in Belgium (49 cases) and France (167 cases) Great-Britain (7 cases), Switzerland (9 cases), [...]

13 January 2017|