Obtaining and submitting muscle sample for biopsy
- Forms and instructions
- Information on submitting a sample
- Packing and shipping a biopsy
- Muscle biopsy evaluation process
Should I do a genetic test or a muscle biopsy?
Recommended Diagnostic Work-up for Myopathies
Recommended Diagnostic Work-up for Atrophy
- What is muscle atrophy?
- What causes muscle atrophy?
- What is the best approach to find the cause of muscle atrophy?
- How does a muscle biopsy help a horse with muscle atrophy? What muscle should be biopsied?
- What determines how fast a muscle will atrophy?
- Why is it important to determine if muscle atrophy is symmetrical?
- What is the best treatment for muscle atrophy?
- Will my horse recover fully?