Cerebellar dysfunction in a calf with chronic coenurosis

Giadinis, N. D.; Papazahariadou, M.; Polizopoulou, Z.; Panousis, N.; Karatzias, H.
April 2009
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/18/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 16, p505
Academic Journal
The article describes a case of cerebellar disease in a calf with chronic coenurosis. It states that coenurosis is a central nervous system disease that occurred in horses, pigs and human beings caused by Coenurus cerabralis paired with tapeworm Multiceps multiceps. The finding of the study were compatible with cerebellar disease which is a condition with poor prognosis of postmortem examination in the right occipital lobe of the brain.


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