Equine muscular dystrophy with myotonia.


OBJECTIVES To describe a case of equine muscular dystrophy with myotonia. METHODS A 5-year-old horse presented with hypertrophy and delayed relaxation of the muscles of the hindlimbs from age 2 months. Testicular atrophy developed from 2 years of age. Action and percussion myotonia was associated with weakness in these muscles, and EMG showed diffuse… (More)


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@article{Montagna2001EquineMD, title={Equine muscular dystrophy with myotonia.}, author={Pasquale Montagna and Rocco Liguori and Lucio Monari and Peter N. Strong and Roberto Riva and Vitantonio Di Stasi and Gualtiero Gandini and Mario Cipone}, journal={Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology}, year={2001}, volume={112 2}, pages={294-9} }