Hereditary polyneuropathy in the Alaskan Malamute.

  title={Hereditary polyneuropathy in the Alaskan Malamute.},
  author={Kai Rentmeister and Thomas Bilzer and S. Li Petri and G Schanen and Michael Fehr and Ottmar Distl and Andrea Tipold},
  journal={Tierarztliche Praxis. Ausgabe K, Kleintiere/Heimtiere},
  volume={40 1},
OBJECTIVE To prove the hypothesis that a polyneuropathy in Alaskan Malamutes has a genetic background. [...] Key Method Neurological examination, electrodiagnosis as well as muscle and nerve biopsies could be performed in 10 dogs. Information about the disease status of the other 121 Alaskan Malamutes were supplied by referring veterinarians, breeders and owners.Expand
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