What’s your neurolocalization?

These posts present short cases with images & videos to practice neurolocalization.

Localize: Down dog

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

Localize: Ataxic Lab

A 12 yr FS Labrador Retriever is brought in for evaluation of possible neck pain and paraparesis.

Localize: Acute nonambulatory tetraparesis

Poodle Mix with acute, rapidly progressive tetraparesis

Localize: Boxer with pelvic limb gait abnormality

6yr SF Boxer referred for neurologic evaluation of 1-2 week history of pelvic limb gait abnormality

Localize: Boxer with inappetence and lethargy

Boxer with difficulty eating dry food, occasional cough/gag when eating, and food falling out of mouth.

Localize: Ataxic Great Dane

3 1/2 yr FS Great Dane referred for evaluation of 3 month progressive ataxia in all 4 limbs

Localize: Lab with LHL lameness

1-year-old castrated male Labrador Retriever is brought in for evaluation of a 4-day history of non-progressive left pelvic limb lameness

Localize: Uncoordinated Corgi

12 yr FS Pembroke Welsh Corgi is presented for evaluation of pelvic limb weakness & incoordination

Localize: Abnormal HL gait

9-year-old castrated male Flat Coated Retriever is brought in for evaluation of a 1-year history of slowly progressive abnormal hind limb gait, difficulty rising, difficulty going up stairs and jumping onto furniture, and pain

NADX: Abnormal head shape

6-year-old MC Lab/Great Dane mix is presented for evaluation of an abnormal head shape

Localize: Lab with chronic ataxia

8 1/2 yr MC Lab is brought in for evaluation following a 4-month history of weakness/incoordination

Localize: Droopy faced Cocker

A 7 1/2 year castrated male Cocker Spaniel was diagnosed 6 months earlier at another local referral veterinary hospital with right-sided facial paralysis and peripheral vestibular disease.