Specializing in Canine and Feline Neurology and Neurosurgery for over 35 years


Spontaneous firing of a single muscle fiber not visable to the naked eye, indicative of denervation or irritable (i.e. inflammatory) myopathy; seen electrographically as a brief action potential with initial positive (down) wave followed by negative (up) wave.

â–ºclick here to learn more-link provided by: www.veterinarypartner.com

Related Words

action potential ; denervation ; fiber ; inflammation ; myopathy