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Electromyography

Associated Veterinary Specialists Internal Medicine veterinarians provide the highest level of Electromyography veterinary services in the St. Louis area

Electromyograph is used to evaluate diseases of peripheral nerves and muscles. Pets with these disorders often have symptoms of weakness, gait disturbances and muscle atrophy.
An EMG is recorded with the pet under anesthesia. Abnormal electrical of the muscles, changes in the speed that a nerve conducts it's impulse or changes in the way the nerve communicates with the muscle can be analyzed and used to diagnose neuromuscular disorders.