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Neurology: vision testing - cotton ball reflex

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Introduction

  • Used as part of an ophthalmic examination to assess a horse's vision.

Uses

  • Assessment of vision.
  • Assessment of fixating reflex.

Advantages

  • Simple and quick to carry out with minimal equipment.

Disadvantages

  • Some normal horses will not follow the object.

Requirements

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Preparation

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Procedure

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