Holter Monitoring

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Holter Monitoring is a 24 hour ECG that electrically records each heart beat for a full day.  The data is downloaded and evaluated.  This evaluation can be a diagnostic tool to assess heart disease that is arrhythmic in nature (producing arrhythmias) or can be used to screen breeding animals in susceptible breeds, such as Boxers and Dobermans.  These breeds are commonly affected with a profound form of heart disease characterized by VPC's (ventricular pre-mature contractions) that are detected by holter.  Arrythmegenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy, a disease often seen in Boxers, is often diagnosed with a holter evaluation.  Dogs that have arrythmegenic cardiomyopathy may have episodes of weakness, fainting or sudden death if the VPC's are close together and in long runs (V-Tach).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • "I cannot stress how awesome the entire staff is at Animal Hospital of Woodstock. We are new patients of this office and I’ve been going through random drama with my cat and his food allergies. Any time I call with a “crisis” the staff is warm and understanding all while being prompt with advice or instructions. If you are looking for a new vet I highly recommend this office. Thanks to Dr. Chris for taking such good care and concern with Watkins!"
    Erin M
  • "Thank you for your evening hours! We ran into a problem with our dog at 6:30 PM (he had something caught in his throat) and we were able to run over to our regular Vet clinic and get care. Dr. Chris was great and a big help! He even checked up on us the next morning. We've been clients for a long time, and really appreciate all of you!!"
    Julie F
  • "I needed to take my black lab to Animal Hospital of Woodstock for a echocardiogram and they were fabulous.. they brought me back to the room, brought a bowl of water for my dog, and just made us feel right at home. Staff and Drs were very friendly. I would highly recommend going here!"
    Shannon H

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