What’s your neurolocalization?

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

Localize: Weak & uncoordinated Golden

What is your localization for this 6yr MC Golden presented for evalulation of a 1-2 year very slowly progressive pelvic limb weakness and incoordination?

Localize: Ataxic Norwich Terrier

What is your localization for this 5 yr castrated male Norwich Terrier was brought in for evaluation following an acute onset of incoordination?

Localize: Pug with chronic HL weakness

What is your neurolocalization for this 12 yr FS Pug presented for evaluation of 6-month progressive pelvic limb weakness and incoordination.

Localize: Pacing Frenchie

An 11yr MC French Bulldog is presented for progressive lethargy, pacing, bumping into things, and having urinated in the bed.

NADX? Unexpected neuro deficit in a Dobie

An 8-year-old castrated male Doberman Pinscher was presented to the ER Department for evaluation of pelvic limb lameness. A neuro consult was requested to differentiate neuro vs. ortho lameness. The lameness was determined to be due to musculoskeletal disease, but an unrelated neurologic deficit was found.

Localize: Weak mixed breed dog

7-year-old spayed female mix breed dog brought in for acute onset of pelvic limb weakness

Localize: LHL weakness in a Lab mix

A 6-year-old castrated male Lab mix was presented to the Emergency Department for evaluation of a sudden onset of abnormal gait two hours earlier. No known trauma.

Localize: Belgian Tervuren with thoracic limb lameness

11-year-old spayed female Belgian Tervuren referred for evaluation of thoracic limb lameness

Localize: Cat with dilated pupils

A 10-year-old castrated male Burmese cat was referred by a local ophthalmologist for neurological evaluation. Five days earlier, the owner noticed that the cat’s pupils were dilated.

Localize: Sloppy eating Shih Tzu mix

A 5-year-old castrated male Shih Tzu mix was brought into the neurology department for evaluation of sloppy eating and drinking. What's your neurolocalization?

NADX: Post cervical abscess neuro signs

4yr FS Border Collie mix brought in for neuro signs six weeks after cervical abscess drainage

Localize: Lame Westie

What's your neurolocalization for this 10yr FS Westie with a two-month progressive right thoracic limb lameness?