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Feline hyperthyroidism is a commonly diagnosed endocrinopathy that can have a substantial deleterious impact on the welfare of affected cats. This study aimed to estimate the prevalence, associated factors and geographical distribution for feline hyperthyroidism in England, using primary-care...

Author(s)
Stephens, M. J.; O'Neill, D. G.; Church, D. B.; McGreevy, P. D.; Thomson, P. C.; Brodbelt, D. C.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2014, 175, 18, pp 458
Abstract

Obesity is regarded as one of the most significant welfare issues in companion animals. Some risk factors affecting body condition in cats have been determined, but many remain controversial. The current study aimed to investigate the risk factors for overweight and underweight in cats in...

Author(s)
Teng, K. T.; McGreevy, P. D.; Toribio, J. A. L. M. L.; Raubenheimer, D.; Kendall, K.; Dhand, N. K.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 144, pp 102-111
Abstract

Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a common endocrinopathy in cats. Most affected cats suffer from a type of diabetes similar to type 2 diabetes in humans. An increasing prevalence has been described in cats, as in humans, related to obesity and other lifestyle factors. Objectives: To describe...

Author(s)
Öhlund, M.; Fall, T.; Holst, B. S.; Hansson-Hamlin, H.; Bonnett, B.; Egenvall, A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2015, 29, 5, pp 1342-1347
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Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), a retrovirus, with a global impact on the health of domestic cats. FIV can cause acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, which increases the risk of opportunistic infections, neurological diseases and tumors. This study included 42 domestic cats with short or long...

Author(s)
Dégi, J.; Imre, K.; Morar, D.; Iancu, I.
Publisher
Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara, 2015, 48, 3, pp 39-46
Abstract

Prevalence and risk factors for the development of diabetes mellitus (DM) in cats in the United Kingdom have not previously been reported. The prevalence of DM was evaluated in a large insured population and was found to be 1 in 230 cats. In this insured cat population Burmese cats were 3.7 times...

Author(s)
McCann, T. M.; Simpson, K. E.; Shaw, D. J.; Butt, J. A.; Gunn-Moore, D. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2007, 9, 4, pp 289-299
Abstract

Objectives: We have documented the histomorphological features of feline primary open angle glaucoma. Design: A retrospective morphologic study of eight affected eyes from eight cats, from 1992 to 2006 extracted from a pathology collection, which includes 4000 feline submissions and 1100 cases of ...

Author(s)
Jacobi, S.; Dubielzig, R. R.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2008, 11, 3, pp 162-165
Abstract

Background: Hyperthyroidism is very common in older cats, but the etiopathogenesis is poorly understood. Decreased risk of hyperthyroidism has been reported in certain colorpoint breeds, and this observation previously has been hypothesized to result from relatively greater tyrosine availability...

Author(s)
Crossley, V. J.; Debnath, A.; Chang, Y. M.; Fowkes, R. C.; Elliott, J.; Syme, H. M.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2017, 31, 4, pp 1028-1034
Abstract

Objectives: To investigate the relationship between Feline Coronavirus (FCoV) antibody titres and age, breed, gender and health status of Australian cats. Design: Retrospective study. Procedure: Results from two serological tests that measure FCoV antibody levels, the Coronase test and the 7B ...

Author(s)
Bell, E. T.; Malik, R.; Norris, J. M.
Publisher
Australian Veterinary Association, Artarmon, Australia
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 2006, 84, 1/2, pp 2-7
Abstract

Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a common endocrine disease of cats. The prevalence of DM in cats in England is not well-defined. Hypothesis/Objectives: To estimate the prevalence and identify risk factors for DM in a large population of cats attending primary-care practices. Animals: A cohort ...

Author(s)
O'Neill, D. G.; Gostelow, R.; Orme, C.; Church, D. B.; Niessen, S. J. M.; Verheyen, K.; Brodbelt, D. C.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2016, 30, 4, pp 964-972
Abstract

The aim of this study is to identify and to determine the prevalence of Giardia spp. infection in cats from Timig and Harghita counties, Romania and to analyse the potential risk factors that triggers infection (age, sex, environmental conditions). 110 faecal samples from cats, in the period of...

Author(s)
Sorescu, I. D.; Morariu, S.; Oprescu, I.; Mederle, N.; Ilie, M. S.; Hotea, I.; Simon, B.; Dărăbuș, G.
Publisher
Asociația Generală a Medicilor Veterinari din România, București, Romania
Citation
Revista Română de Medicină Veterinară, 2013, 23, 1, pp 63-70

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