Transcranial magnetic motor evoked potentials in Great Danes with cervical spondylomyelopathy: association with neurologic findings and magnetic resonance imaging. The Veterinary Journal (England), (2014)

Martin-Vaquero P, da Costa RC. Transcranial magnetic motor evoked potentials in Great Danes with cervical spondylomyelopathy: association with neurologic findings and magnetic resonance imaging. The Veterinary Journal (England). V. 201, n. 3, 327-332, 2014.

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Transcranial magnetic motor evoked potentials (TMMEPs) assess the functional integrity of the descend-ing motor pathways, which are typically compromised in canine cervical spondylomyelopathy (CSM). Theobjective of this prospective study was to establish the reference ranges of TMMEP latency and ampli-tude in clinically normal (control) Great Danes (GDs), compare TMMEPs obtained in GDs with and withoutCSM, and determine whether there is any association between TMMEP data and severity of neurologi-cal signs or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)findings. Twenty-nine client-owned GDs were enrolled(15 controls, 14 CSM-affected)

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