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Joan S. Bowen, DVM, Bowen Mobile Veterinary Practice, Wellington, CO
Footrot and foot scald are serious problems of sheep and can also have a major adverse impact on goats under certain management conditions (see Health-Management Interaction: Goats).
In all animals, the motor unit of skeletal muscle consists of the motor neuron, the neuromuscular junction, and muscle fibers. Muscle dysfunction—such as ataxia, paresis, or paralysis—most commonly originates in which of the following locations?