Accession Number : ADA053533


Title :   Anticholinesterase-Responsive Weakness in the Canine Similar to Myasthenia Gravis of Man.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Jun 76,


Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX


Personal Author(s) : Witt,William M ; Ludwig,Ronald D


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a053533.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1976


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : A disease resembling human myasthenia gravis was diagnosed in a canine. Diagnosis was based on clinical signs, clinicopathological findings, and clinical response to anticholinesterase agents. A review of previously reported canine cases is presented. Diagnosis, treatment, and possible etiologies are discussed. (Author)


Descriptors :   *ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE , DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE) , ETIOLOGY , THERAPY


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE