Myofascial pain: Working out the knots

May 25, 2016
Janice Huntingford, DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP, CCRT, CAVCA

Janice Huntingford, DVM, DACVSMR, CVA, CVPP, CCRT, CAVCA, is president of Essex Animal Hospital in Essex, Ontario.

Learn more about this officially recognized pain syndrome in pets and people.

Overstimulated muscle fibers. We're not talking muscle-bound weight lifters here, but a recently officially recognized pain syndrome in pets and people. Although this type of pain doesn't show up on radiographs or other objective tests, it is a painful experience for your veterinary patients. Find out more from rehabilitation and pain management specialist Dr. Janice Huntingford.