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Table 2 Clinical signs of idiopathic inflammatory polymyopathy in the Vizsla – Percentage of dogs with this clinical sign is indicated (both Group 1 and 2 combined)

From: Clinical features of idiopathic inflammatory polymyopathy in the Hungarian Vizsla

Clinical signs in VIP
Most common Less common
Dysphagia (pharyngeal phase) 90% Other muscle atrophy 43%
Drinking/Eating difficulty (oral phase) 90% Exercise intolerance 35%
Sialorrhea 87% Weakness 30%
Masticatory muscle atrophy 84% Trismus 21%
Regurgitation 79% Lameness 19%
   Masticatory myalgia 12%