Episodic Falling (EF) is a syndrome of muscle stiffness and collapse . Episodes are induced by exercise or excitement and can manifest themselves as simply rigidity in the hindquarters, falling, or in seizure-like events lasting from minutes to hours. During events the dogs are conscious and aware. Although symptoms almost always arise by five months of age, there is no pattern of progression and episodes can be less or more severe over time. EF is often misdiagnosed as epilepsy as it is relatively unknown, but drugs are available to treat Episodic Falling that are not used in epilepsy, so the correct diagnosis is critical. Direct observation, or a video or description of symptoms reviewed by a veterinarian are the only way to diagnose Episodic Falling. There are no other tests. EF is a recessive genetic disorder.

Fri hund kan derfor brukes mot bærer. 

Nyeste kommentarer

02.09 | 18:14

Hei, jeg bor på Nrødbøl., Austmarka😊 venter du Tricolor eller Ruby?

14.08 | 15:18

Er ikke mulig å gi så lange svar i kommentarfeltet her. Send meg gjerne en mail eller ring meg.

14.08 | 07:38

Hei, Vi er interessert i en ruby eller blenheim tispe. Mistet vår ruby tispe i fjor 13 år gammel da hun fikk kreft. Er det ruby valper som har termin 16.10 ? Hører fra deg. Mvh Maylin

08.01 | 16:25

Hei!
Jeg er interessert i å kjøpe blendheimvalp.
Jeg bor på Matrand i Eidskog. Mvh Jeanette Rudberg

Del denne siden