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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 01, 2007
A 1-year-old 58.3-lb (26.5-kg) castrated male English bulldog presented to the Mathew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania for evaluation of progressive pain that was difficult to localize.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 01, 2006
Neurologic diseases are relatively common in companion rabbits and are being identified more frequently because of owners' greater interest in providing better healthcare to their pets, better-trained veterinarians, and improved diagnostic aids.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2006
Two or more seizures without complete recovery of consciousness between seizures, or persistent seizure activity for more than 30 minutes constitute the definition of status epilepticus (SE) in human medicine (Treatment of Convulsive Status Epilepticus. JAMA 1993; 270:854-9).
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2006
A 10-year-old 8.6-lb (3.9-kg) spayed female domestic medium-haired cat had been evaluated by the referring veterinarian because of lethargy, right pelvic limb lameness, lumbar discomfort, reluctance to jump, and tail weakness.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2005
In Yorkshire Terriers, brainstem involvement has been described.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2005
Degenerative lumbosacral stenosis is a common cause of cauda equina syndrome and a relatively frequent neurologic disorder in older dogs. If this condition is recognized early, treatment may help alleviate significant morbidity.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2005
If you know of an eligible candidate, Iowa State University will be accepting dogs into the study beginning in March 2005.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2005
A 3-year-old 77-lb (35-kg) neutered male collie was presented to the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine for evaluation of an acute onset of progressive ataxia, tetraparesis, a single tonic-clonic seizure, vomiting, and ptyalism.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2005
Many veterinarians are uncomfortable when facing a patient with a neurologic problem. However, by taking the time to obtain a good, detailed history and by doing a methodical and thorough neurologic examination, these cases can be both challenging and interesting.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2005
Neurodegenerative diseases in dogs and cats can result from a wide variety of pathologic processes.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2005
In this article, I help you correctly interpret the findings of a neurologic evaluation in order to answer the most important question when dealing with a neurologic problem: Where is the lesion?
Nov 01, 2004
Owners should be made aware that once therapy is initiated, in most instances it is life-long, and that it is imperative that the AED imperative that the AED regular basis at regular basis at intervals.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Recently, a technique has been developed that allows veterinary neurosurgeons to obtain a biopsy sample of the brain: a frameless stereotactic CT-guided needle biopsy.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
Performing vagal maneuvers on epileptic pets can help prevent or control seizures.