BMC Vet Res 2017 Nov 15;13(1):338. Epub 2017 Nov 15.
Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Small Animal Clinic, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Frankfurter Straße 108, 35392, Giessen, Germany.
Background: Idiopathic epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders in dogs. Unfortunately, up to 30% of dogs with idiopathic epilepsy show no improvement under antiepileptic drug treatment. Diffusion-weighted imaging is used in human medicine to identify epileptogenic foci in the brain to allow for more invasive treatments such as deep brain stimulation or surgical removal. Read More