Taking care of a spinal patient

January 2012
Veterinary Ireland Journal;
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a four year old, 6.5kg male lhasa apso dog presented with the problem of ataxia and difficulty in limb movements. It states that magnetic resonance imaging confirmed the diagnosis of intervertebral disc disease. It also mentions that the spinal surgery was performed in order to prevent the further herniation of disc material.


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