Message Number: SG15511 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2005-09-26 13:10:25 UTC
Subject: RE: Epilepsy on a ferret
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While epilepsy or a neurological disease is possible, these symptoms in a ferret virtually always are due to insulinoma.

There had been a myth that European ferrets don't get insulinoma, but more and more WHEN ferrets with seizures, or glassy-eyed ferrets, or ferrets with pronounced lethargy have their blood sugar tested insulinoma shows up.

Here is an EXCELLENT write-up on insulinoma: