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):

Report Date:

1976-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

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

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE