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Ten cats had hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, characterized by cardiomegaly, diffuse myocardial hypertrophy, small left ventricular cavities, and dilated left atria; the ventricular septum and left ventricular free walls were thick, but asymmetric septal hypertrophy was not present. Aortic...

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Vleet, J. F. van; Ferrans, V. J.; Weirich, W. E.
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American Journal of Veterinary Research, 1980, 41, 12, pp 2037-2048
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Affected cats showed signs of heart failure and died after a few days; 3 died suddenly. The heart was dilated, with varying degrees of myocardial degeneration, inflammation and fibrosis. No histological changes were present in 2 cases. The cause was unknown.

Author(s)
Kimman, T. G.; Molen, E. J. van der
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Tijdschrift voor Diergeneeskunde, 1984, 109, 4, pp 132-141
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The echocardiographic, ECG, and radiographic findings of sequentially examined 7 cats with dilatation cardiomyopathy (DCM), hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM, 8 cases), and hyperthyroidism (HT, 20 cases) were compared with those of 11 healthy control cats. Cats with DCM were easily differentiated...

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Moise, N. S.; Dietze, A. E.; Mezza, L. E.; Strickland, D.; Erb, H. N.; Edwards, N. J.
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American Journal of Veterinary Research, 1986, 47, 7, pp 1476-1486
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Thousands of pet cats die each year with dilated cardiomyopathy, the cause of which is unknown. Although taurine is present in msmallcap˜M concentrations in the myocardium of all mammals, taurine depletion has not previously been associated with a decrease in myocardial function in any species. Low ...

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Pion, P. D.; Kittleson, M. D.; Rogers, Q. R.; Morris, J. G.
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Science, USA, 1987, 237, 4816, pp 764-768
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Idiopathic cardiomyopathy of the cat is a chronic disease of the cardiac muscle of unknown aetiology. There are hypertrophic, dilated and restrictive forms, all of which may be phases of a single disease. Diagnosis is based on PM examination of the whole animal and gross investigation of the heart. ...

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Rudolph, R.; Buchholz, M.
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Tierärztliche Umschau, 1987, 42, 9, pp 676, 678-681
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O'Grady, M. R.
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Canadian Veterinary Journal, 1987, 28, 9, pp 564-565
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This review includes discussions of taurine synthesis in cats, feline central retinal degeneration, dilated cardiomyopathy, reproductive disorders and the adequate taurine intake for cats.

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Monson, W.
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Veterinary Medicine, 1989, 84, 10, pp 1013-1015
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Author(s)
Pion, P. D.; Kittleson, M. D.; Rogers, Q. R.
Citation
Tijdschrift voor Diergeneeskunde, 1989, 114, Suppl. 1, pp 62s-64s
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Pion, P. D.; Kittleson, M. D.; DeLellis, L. A.; Rogers, Q. R.
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 1989, 3, 2, pp 127
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ECG examination of a 12-year-old male cat with a 3-day history of progressive lethargy and dyspnoea, revealed a grade III/VI holosystolic murmur, and paroxysmal tachycardia. Radiography and echocardiography revealed a severely dilated left atrium and a greatly thickened left ventricular free wall...

Author(s)
Goodwin, J. K.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1990, 196, 7, pp 1044-1045

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