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britt611's version from 2017-01-28 20:45

Section 1

Question Answer
neurologic vs neuromuscluar disease
what are 4 main clinical signs of neuromuscular disease?
what is a common clinical manifestation of weakness in dogs?
what is a common clinical manifestation of weakness in sheep/goat
what is a common clinical manifestation of weakness incattle
what is a common clinical manifestation of weakness in horses
what is a common clinical manifestation of weakness in camelids
what is a common clinical manifestation of weakness in cats
which species do you think NM weakness can be relatively easily differentiated from neurological diseases
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Section 2

Question Answer
What can inflammatory and degeneraative myopathy cause?
what are 4 causes of muscle atrophy
what type of muscle atrophy do you see with denervation?
what type of muscle atrophy do you see with disues
what type of muscle atrophy do you see with cachexia
what type of muscle atrophy do you see with metabolic
what are some causes of symmetric (generalized or systemic) atrophy
what are some causes of asymmetric atrophy (denervation)
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Section 3

Question Answer
What are 3 main causes of muscle hypertrophy?
explain compensatory muscle hypertorphy
which is the most common myotonic conditions?
define myotonia
What species is congenital myotonia most common in?
what is an example of how selection for improved muscling have perpetuated a genetic disorder in horses
what is an example of how selection for improved muscling have perpetuated a genetic disorder in cattle
what is an example of how selection for improved muscling have perpetuated a genetic disorder in pigs (2)
what id double muscling?
what is malignant hyperthermia
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Section 4

Question Answer
What type of gait will you see in an animal with generalized UMN disease
what type of gait will you see in an animal with generalized NM disease
what is unique about the pelvic limb of horses that can result in unusual gaits to NM disease
what are 3 examples of mechanical lameness in horses
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