EPIDURAL IDIOPATHIC STERILE PYOGRANULOMATOUS INFLAMMATION, PANNICULITIS
 
Description    Epidural Idiopathic Sterile Pyogranuloma, or Sterile Panniculitis, is characterized by epidural spinal cord compressive lesions that resembled cutaneous Idiopathic Sterile Pyogranuloma.
 
Species   Canine, Feline
 
Signs   Abnormal hindlimb reflexes, Abnormal panniculus reflex, Abnormal proprioceptive positioning, Anorexia, Ataxia, Back pain, Dullness, Dysmetria, Enlarged, distended, urinary bladder, Fever, Hindlimb hypoesthesia, Inability to stand, Increased respiratory rate, Kyphosis, Paraparesis, Reluctant to move, Tachycardia, Urinary incontinence
 
References   Lesske NA. Paraparesis in a cat caused by idiopathic sterile pyogranulomatous inflammation and necrosis of epidural fat. Vet Rec Case Reports 2018;6:e000562 [Web Reference]
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