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by Muddy
Thu Mar 11, 2004 4:16 pm
Forum: Canine Epilepsy Genetics
Topic: Golden retriever genetics with epilepsy?
Replies: 1
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Golden retriever genetics with epilepsy?

Is there already knowledge on how epilepsy is inherited in golden retrievers? Recessive, only through sire or dame etc? If a sire of several litters is diagnosed with epilepsy, should all the puppies of his different litters not be used for breeding? What about other relatives of the sick dog (broth...
by Muddy
Thu Mar 11, 2004 3:45 pm
Forum: Diagnosis & Testing
Topic: hypothyreoidism & epilepsy
Replies: 1
Views: 3385

hypothyreoidism & epilepsy

My golden retriever (male) 6 years, has started getting seizures (grand mal) about once a month during this winter. He has also been diagnosed now with secondary hypothyreoidism, with very low TSH, and low free T4. Cortisol test was ok, also other blood test were ok. Cortisol was tested, since he is...