Diagnostic Testing Service

Centronuclear myopathy (GCB005)

Specimen type

EDTA whole blood

Contents

  • Centronuclear myopathy is a hereditary myopathy characterized by generalized loss of muscle tone and control.
  • Affected dogs, usually at 2-5 months of age, show generalized loss of muscle tone and control, exercise intolerance, and an awkward gait.
  • Labrador Retriever