Intervertebral and intravertebral ratios in Doberman pinscher dogs with cervical spondylomyelopathy. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound (2012)
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No screening method is currently available to differentiate dogs with and without cervical spondylomyelopathy.Intravertebral and intervertebral ratios are used in horses and can predict cervical vertebral malformation.Intervertebral ratios could be a useful screening method for canine cervical spondylomyelopathy. Our purposewas to compare cervical intervertebral and intravertebral ratios in normal vs. affected Doberman pinschers.Forty dogs were studied, 27 affected and 13 normal.