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Hyperthyroidism is the most commonly diagnosed feline endocrinopathy, diagnosed frequently in older cats. The incidence of hyperthyroidism has increased since its first description in 1979, and cats are now more often diagnosed at an early stage. Diagnosis and treatment can be challenging,...

Author(s)
Taylor, S.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
Companion Animal, 2018, 23, 9, pp 486-490
Abstract

Objectives: Present-day diagnosis of hyperthyroidism is often established in the early stages where clinical signs and physical examination findings typically associated with the disease may not yet be present. The purpose of this study was to investigate thyroid palpation score (TPS), total...

Author(s)
Wehner, A.; Koehler, I.; Ramspott, S.; Hartmann, K.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2019, 21, 8, pp 741-749
Abstract

Practical relevance: Feline hypertension is a common disease in older cats that is frequently diagnosed in association with other diseases such as chronic kidney disease and hyperthyroidism (so-called secondary hypertension), although some cases of apparent primary hypertension are also reported....

Author(s)
Taylor, S. S.; Sparkes, A. H.; Briscoe, K.; Carter, J.; Sala, S. C.; Jepson, R. E.; Reynolds, B. S.; Scansen, B. A.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2017, 19, 3, pp 288-303
AbstractFull Text

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

Feline hyperthyroidism is a common condition in general practice and usually straightforward to diagnose. However, management can be challenging due to variable responses, owner preferences, side effects and comorbidities, necessitating an individualised approach to each case and careful...

Author(s)
Warland, J.
Publisher
Veterinary Business Development Ltd, Peterborough, UK
Citation
Veterinary Times, 2018, 48, 27, pp 10...14
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 management can be challenging due to variable responses, owner preferences, side effects and comorbidities, necessitating an individualised approach to each case. This article will discuss common comorbidities in hyperthyroid cats and individualised treatments for patients.

Author(s)
Warland, J.
Publisher
Veterinary Business Development Ltd, Peterborough, UK
Citation
Veterinary Times, 2019, 49, 11, pp 6...10
AbstractFull Text

Diarrhoea is the most consistent clinical sign of intestinal disease in the cat, and one of the most common complains of cat owners. Chronic diarrhoea is characterized by persistent or relapsing diarrhoea of 2-3 weeks duration or longer. Acute diarrhoea is usually a self-limiting disease and...

Author(s)
Tršan, J.; Šmit, I.; Gračner, D.; Žubčić, D.; Žužul, S.; Potočnjak, D.
Publisher
Hrvatski veterinarski institut, Centar za peradarstvo, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Veterinarska Stanica, 2019, 50, 4, pp 369-380
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
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2017, 48, 377(Part 1), pp 30-35
Abstract

Feline hyperthyroidism is a common endocrine disorder in older cats for which homeopathic treatment has been advocated. A double-blinded, placebo-controlled randomised trial was performed to look for evidence of efficacy for the use of individualised homeopathy in the treatment of this disease....

Author(s)
Bodey, A. L.; Almond, C. J.; Holmes, M. A.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2017, 180, 15, pp 377

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