Contact: Hannes Lohi
University of Helsinki
Caption: Siiri, a Finnish Lapphund suffering Pompe disease, was treated by feeding her several times a day in upright position. Siiri lived two years and five months until she passed away.
Credit: Ulla Jäntti / University of Helsinki
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