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Term: Nephroblastoma

Pronunciation: neph·ro·blas·to·ma (něf'rō-blā-stō'mə)

Etymology: Combing forms from Greek nephro...

 

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Localize: Boxer with seizures

A 9-year-old spayed female Boxer is brought in for evaluation of following a seizure. Neurologic exa...

 

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Quiz: Wink, wink!

Look at the image and answer the following questions.

1. What is being tested and what is the...

 

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The impact of epilepsy on pet caregivers

Epilepsy is the most common neurologic disorder of dogs. Several studies have estimated the prevalen...

 

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Localize: Uncoordinated Frenchie

A 6-year-old spayed female French Bulldog is brought in for evaluation following a sudden onset of i...

 

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Term: Conus medullaris

Pronunciation: co·nus (kō'nəs) med·ul·lar·is (mej-ə-'ler-əs)

Etymology: 1885, from Latin c...

 

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COTM: Tetraparetic Cockapoo

A 10 yr MC Cockapoo (34 lbs, 15 kg) was brought in for evaluation following a peracute onset of inab...

 

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Localize: RHL weak cat

A 9-year-old castrated male Siamese mix is brought in for evaluation of progressive right hind limb ...

 

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Imaging: Olfactory bulb mass, part II

The image below shows representative MR images from a 12-year-old castrated male dog that was presen...

 

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Quiz: Dog with CSF definitive diagnosis

CSF is obtained from a dog (see image above) with multifocal intracranial signs.

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Term: Axonotmesis

Pronunciation: ax·on·ot·me·sis (ak'son-ot-mē'sis)

Etymology: Greek: axon (“axis”) + tmēsis...

 

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Localize: Down dog

A 5-year-old castrated male mixed breed dog was referred for a sudden onset of left pelvic limb weak...

 

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