Veterinary Neuroanatomy and Clinical Neurology, 4th Edition

Veterinary Neuroanatomy and Clinical Neurology

4th Edition

By Alexander de Lahunta; Eric N. Glass, MS, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology), Section Head Red Bank Veterinary Hospital Tinton Falls, NJ and Marc Kent, DVM, BA, DACVIM, Associate Professor and Neurologist, Department of Small Animal Medicine, College of Veterinary Mediicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA


1. Introduction
2. Neuroanatomy by Dissection
3. Development of the Nervous System: Malformation
4. Cerebrospinal Fluid and Hydrocephalus
5. Lower Motor Neuron: Spinal Nerve, General Somatic Efferent System
6. Lower Motor Neuron: General Somatic Efferent, Cranial Nerve
7. Lower Motor Neuron: General Visceral Efferent System
8. Upper Motor Neuron
9. General Sensory Systems: General Proprioception and General Somatic Afferent
10. Small Animal Spinal Cord Disease
11. Large Animal Spinal Cord Disease
12. Vestibular System: Special Proprioception
13. Cerebellum
14. Visual System
15. Auditory System: Special Somatic Afferent System
16. Visceral Afferent Systems
17. Nonolfactory Rhinencephalon: Limbic System
18. Seizure Disorders: Narcolepsy
19. Diencephalon
20. Uncontrolled Involuntary Skeletal Muscle Contractions  NEW!
21. The Neurologic Examination
22. Case Descriptions