- Daily controlled physiotherapy increases survival time in dogs with suspected degenerative myelopathyI Kathmann
Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Section of Neurology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Switzerland
J Vet Intern Med 20:927-32. 2006..In addition, our results indicate that affected dogs which received physiotherapy remained ambulatory longer than did animals that did not receive physical treatment...
- Analysis of the 5' region of the canine PAX3 gene and exclusion as a candidate for Dalmatian deafnessB Brenig
Institute of Veterinary Medicine, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
Anim Genet 34:47-50. 2003..These results were confirmed by a two-point linkage analysis in 203 Dalmatians transmitting deafness. Our data clearly show that the canine PAX3 gene can be excluded as candidate for Dalmatian deafness...
- [Cerebellar cortical abiotrophy in American Staffordshire terriers: clinical and pathological description of 3 cases]D Hanzlícek
Institut für Genetik und Ernährung, Universitat Bern, Brno, CZ
Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 145:369-75. 2003..A genetic basis is supposed, but the mode of inheritance is not determined yet. In contrast to some spinocerebellar ataxias in humans, the cause of Purkinje cell degeneration in cerebellar cortical abiotrophy of dogs is not known...
- [Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy with hypertrophy of cervico-thoracal nerve roots in a dog]I Kathmann
Departement für Klinische Veterinärmedizin, Abteilung für Neurologie der Universität Bern
Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 148:297-302. 2006..The diagnosis was additionally based on clinical findings, the relapsing course, the good response to therapy with prednisolone, the results of electrodiagnostic workup and muscle and nerve biopsy...