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Degenerative Myelopathy

Degenerative Myelopathy is a condition which affects the spinal column and, ultimately, causes paralysis. Boxers are but one of many breeds which can be affected with this disease. There is some hypothesis that degenerative myelopathy is similar to ALS in humans.

Research

Current research on degenerative myelopathy includes:

DM research is on-going and it is important to support these researchers and their research.