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Feline hyperthyroidism is a life-threatening disease requiring prompt veterinary treatment. After the diagnosis, it is mandatory to choose the appropriate treatment. There are several options for the treatment of feline hyperthyroidism: radioactive iodine, surgical thyroidectomy, use of antithyroid ...

Author(s)
Carotenuto, G.; Fracassi, F.
Publisher
Edizioni SCIVAC, Cremona, Italy
Citation
Veterinaria (Cremona), 2019, 33, 2, pp 83-93
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Feline hyperthyroidism (FHT) is the most common endocrine disorder of this specie and has a multifactorial origin. In most cases FHT is due to adenomatous hyperplasia of one or both thyroid lobes, less frequently it may be the consequence of a thyroid carcinomas or due to the presence of ectopic...

Author(s)
Carotenuto, G.; Fracassi, F.
Publisher
Edizioni SCIVAC, Cremona, Italy
Citation
Veterinaria (Cremona), 2019, 33, 2, pp 69-80
Abstract

Hyperthyroidism is a commonly diagnosed endocrinopathy in elderly cats. The disease is easily identified because of the epidemiological, clinical and biological characteristics, although initially the owner may attribute the signs to old age. Feline hyperthyroidism is predominantly due to bilateral ...

Author(s)
Jaillardon, L.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2018, 35, 9, pp 17-23
Abstract

Feline hyperthyroidism is the main endocrinopathy affecting cats and the general practitioner is commonly confronted with this condition, which is not easy to manage. Synthetic antithyroid drugs are currently the first choice of treatment. However, their use sometimes leads to adverse effects. This ...

Author(s)
Kerivin, C.; Bégon, É.; Burger, M.; Mallem, Y.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2018, 35, 9, pp 25-31
Abstract

Ultrasonographic aspects of the thyroid in cats and dogs Ultrasonography of the thyroid in cats and dogs is an examination that is easily performed on a conscious animal in a supine position. The examination begins with the ventral cervical region with the probe in transversal then longitudinal...

Author(s)
Fouriez-Lablée, V.; Bordenave, C.; Fusellier-Tesson, M.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2016, 33, 10, pp 46-49
Abstract

Older animals are predisposed, as humans, to develop more frequently than adults or young one, neoplastic, metabolic or hormonal skin diseases. The examples regarding the onset of tumors are numerous: individual nodules or generalized cutaneous involvement neoplasia. In metabolic diseases or due to ...

Author(s)
Ghibaudo, G.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2013, 30, 10, pp 14-16
Abstract

Feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the most common acquired heart disease seen in felines. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a term used when there is no known cause, however secondary, is brought about by other conditions such as high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism etc. Cats with secondary...

Author(s)
Brambilla, P. G.; Riscazzi, G.; Spalla, I.; Baroni, L.; Locatelli, C.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2012, 29, 1, pp 46-51
Abstract

A 14 years old domestic sterilized male cat had been examined after a posterior legs paralysis. The cat also had breathing problems (dispnoea) since a few weeks. During the examination, it had been observed a lack of bilateral palpable femoral artery pulses, which is one of the most common...

Author(s)
Martino, M. de; Sanna, N.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2014, 31, 3, pp 28-34
Abstract

The main extracardiac conditions with major implications for cardiac function are systemic high blood pressure (hypertension), hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism. Arterial hypertension is most often secondary to kidney disease (tubulointerstitial nephritis with or without associated glomerular...

Author(s)
Serres, F.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2017, 34, 4, pp 28-34
Abstract

Hyperthyroidism is a major endocrine disorder in older cats. It is usually due to benign tumour infiltration of the thyroid gland. Approximately 60-70% of secreting cats present with bilateral secreting nodules and 4-20% with ectopic secreting nodules. The clinical presentation is quite evocative...

Author(s)
Pastor, M.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2016, 33, 4, pp 78-84

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