A review on epilepsy in the horse and the potential of Ambulatory EEG as a diagnostic tool

  title={A review on epilepsy in the horse and the potential of Ambulatory EEG as a diagnostic tool},
  author={M. van der Ree and I. Wijnberg},
  journal={Veterinary Quarterly},
  pages={159 - 167}
  • M. van der Ree, I. Wijnberg
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Veterinary Quarterly
  • Epilepsy in the horse is diagnosed based on clinical signs, but diagnosing can be difficult if a grand mal is not present. The future prospects of the horse and potentially the safety of the owner depend on an accurate diagnosis. This review presents information on epilepsy and focuses on the diagnostic potential of (Ambulatory) electroencephalography ((A) EEG). An epileptic seizure is a brain disorder, which expresses itself as a recurrent episode of involuntary abnormal behaviour. The… CONTINUE READING
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