Term: Cryptogenic

Today's neuro words for nerds is "cryptogenic." Read the definition and learn more about pronunciation, etymology and clinical relevance at #NeuroPetVet.

NADX? Ataxic Tonkingese

This week’s neurolocalization case is a 9-year-old spayed female Tonkingese that was referred for evaluation ataxia. Test your localization skills.

Quiz: MRI diagnosis for cats with "seizures"

What is your imaging diagnosis for this cat that was presented for "seizures?"

Term: Radiculopathy

This week's Neuro Words for Nerds term is radiculopathy. Click on the post title to read more.

NADX? Sheltie with RFL lameness

This week’s neurolocalization case is a 6-year-old Shetland Sheepdog that was referred to the Neurology Department for evaluation of thoracic limb lameness. Click on post title to test your localization skills.

Quiz: Cerebral commissures

Do you know the 3 commissures of the cerebrum? Click on the post title to check your answers at #NeuroPetVet.

Term: Clonus

Involuntary, rhythmic muscular contractions and...Click on post title to read more about clonus and its clinical relevance.

NADX? Ataxic Boxer

This week’s neurolocalization case is a 9-year-old castrated male Boxer that was referred for evaluation of right pelvic limb weakness and ataxia.

Quiz: Difficulty prehending food

Today's quiz involves a dog with difficulty eating.

Term: Nystagmus

Nystagmus is a rapid, involuntary movement of the eyeball. There are 3 broad categories of nystagmus...