What are the signs & symptoms that develop in affected dogs?
Puppies with this disease often present severely hypoglycemic: lethargic, weak, and possibly seizing.
When do signs and symptoms develop?
Signs typically develop after only a few weeks, and most puppies with this disease die before two months of age.
How do vets diagnose this condition?
Genetic and laboratory testing used to diagnose this disease.
How is this condition treated?
There is no treatment except supportive care for the clinical signs the affected dog develops.
What actions should I take if my dog is affected?
- Focus on palliative therapies to increase your dog's comfort and quality of life.