Chapter 7. The Nervous System

  1. E.A. Chandler BVetMed, FRCVS,
  2. C.J. Gaskell BVSc, PhD, DVR, MRCVS and
  3. R.M. Gaskell BVSc, PhD, MRCVS
  1. B.R. Jones

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690727.ch7

Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition

Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Jones, B.R. (2004) The Nervous System, in Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition (eds E.A. Chandler, C.J. Gaskell and R.M. Gaskell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690727.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405100328

Online ISBN: 9780470690727

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Keywords:

  • nervous system disease;
  • pathogenesis;
  • cerebellum;
  • diencephalon

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Functional areas of the nervous system

  • Cranial nerves

  • The neurological examination

  • Congenital and developmental defects

  • Encephalopathies

  • Trauma

  • Ischaemic encephalopathy

  • Hepatic encephalopathy (see Chapter 17)

  • Thiamin deficiency

  • Hypoglycaemia

  • Central nervous system neoplasia

  • Seizures

  • Deafness

  • Vestibular disease

  • Discospondylitis

  • Intervertebral disc disease

  • The peripheral nervous system

  • Myopathies

  • References