Neurology

Neurology Case of the Month: Down Shih Tzu

Written on August 23, 2012 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Signalment: 7yr FS Shih Tzu History: The patient was brought in to the Emergency Department after falling down the stairs at home. She was normal…

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Neurology Case of the Month: Tetraparetic Yorkie

Written on June 21, 2012 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Signalment: 1 1/2 yr MC Yorkie Mix History: Referred to MVRH for evaluation following an acute onset of ataxia on all 4 legs progressing rapidly…

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Neurology Case of the Month: Tremoring Min Pin

Written on March 10, 2012 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Signalment: 2yr F Miniature pinscher History: Acute onset of whole body tremors.  The tremors are only noticed with activity and stop with rest or sleep….

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Born to ride: Disabled pets still have a great quality of life!

Written on February 21, 2012 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

While it may seem that pets that can’t walk on their own would be suffering or have a poor quality of life, the opposite is…

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Categories: Neurology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Meningioma in cats

Written on February 11, 2012 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Meningioma is the most common brain tumor (60%) in cats.   Clinical signs depend on lesion location, but common signs include seizures, circling, behavior change, as…

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Categories: Cats, Geriatric Care, Neurology, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Symptoms of Degenerative Myelopathy

Written on June 20, 2011 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) and Charles Evans, MPT, CCRP

Degenerative Myelopathy With diseases like Degenerative Myelopathy, which have no cure, one of the most important coping mechanisms for owners can be information. It was…

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Categories: Charlie Evans, Dogs, Dr. Mark Troxel, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
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