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The course of treatment for myoclonus will depend on the underlying cause of the disorder. Cats with inflammation of brain and spinal cord, for example, are given medication to reduce swelling.
This problem usually continues indefinitely, although remission is possible. Watch for symptoms that may be associated to the treatment for brain and spinal cord inflammation, and call your veterinarian if they should worsen. The cat may require a new diet or movement restriction depending on the severity of the disease.
An in-depth examination of the properties of urine; used to determine the presence or absence of illness
The disappearance of the signs and symptoms of a particular disease; this is often used in association with cancer
The contraction of the muscles in the skeleton
A medical condition in which the brain and spine are inflamed