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Background: Radioiodine is the treatment of choice for hyperthyroidism in cats. The ideal method of dose determination of radioiodine remains controversial. Objective: To compare a method of radioiodine dose determination that utilized thyroid scintigraphy with a standard fixed dose for treatment...

Author(s)
Morré, W. A.; Panciera, D. L.; Daniel, G. B.; Monroe, W. E.; Werre, S.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2018, 32, 6, pp 1856-1863
Abstract

Iopanoic acid is an iodine containing oral cholecystographic agent that has been used to treat hyperthyroidism in humans and has recently been evaluated in an experimental model of feline hyperthyroidism. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of iopanoic acid in cats with spontaneous ...

Author(s)
Gallagher, A. E.; Panciera, D. L.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2011, 13, 6, pp 441-447
Abstract

Background: Radioactive iodine therapy is considered the treatment of choice for hyperthyroidism in cats, but the availability of this modality is limited by costs and hospitalization requirements. Administration of recombinant human thyroid stimulating hormone (rh-TSH) to humans with thyroid...

Author(s)
Oberstadt, A. E.; Nelson, N. C.; Claude, A. K.; Refsal, K. R.; Scott-Moncrieff, J. C.; Petroff, B. K.; Langlois, D. K.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2018, 32, 6, pp 1891-1896
Abstract

Feline hyperthyroidism can be treated by thyroidectomy, anti-thyroid drugs, or radioactive iodine-131 (131I). The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the treatment of 83 hyperthyroid cats with 131I. The dosage of 131I ranged from 4 to 6 milliCurie (mCi). Prior to, ten days after, and...

Publisher
Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA), Paris, France
Citation
European Journal of Companion Animal Practice, 2009, 19, 2, pp unpaginated
Abstract

Hyperthyroidism and chronic renal failure (CRF) are both common diseases of older cats. Hyperthyroidism increases GFR by a variety of physiologic effects. Chronic renal failure can suppress total T4 concentrations in cats with concurrent hyperthyroidism, and free T4 is not a useful distinguishing...

Author(s)
Langston, C. E.; Reine, N. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice, 2006, 21, 1, pp 17-21
Abstract

Hyperthyroidism is the most common endocrinopathy in the cat. Since the first report in 1979 the incidence of hyperthyroidism has increased. Due to the routine-diagnostic of thyroxin in geriatric cats, there are more hyperthyreotic cats with mild clinical symptoms. This essay analyses the...

Author(s)
Hirsch, M.
Publisher
Verlag M. & H. Schaper, Alfeld (Leine), Germany
Citation
Kleintierpraxis, 2005, 50, 10, pp 651-658
Abstract

Feline hyperthyroidism is a common disease that is usually caused by benign endocrinologically active bilateral thyroid adenomas. Various treatments are available and consideration should be given to radioactive iodine where possible. Before any treatment is considered, careful patient evaluation...

Author(s)
Littler, R.
Publisher
Veterinary Business Development Ltd, Peterborough, UK
Citation
Veterinary Times, 2009, 39, 25, pp 14, 16
Abstract

A nine-year-old, domestic shorthair cat was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and treated with methimazole, which resulted in lethargy, inappetence and marked generalised lymphadenomegaly within two weeks of initiation of therapy. Cytology, histopathology and immunohistochemistry were suggestive of...

Author(s)
Niessen, S. J. M.; Voyce, M. J.; Villiers, L. de; Hargreaves, J.; Blunden, A. S.; Syme, H. M.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2007, 48, 3, pp 165-168
Abstract

Radioiodine is considered the treatment of choice for hyperthyroidism, but in some situations, methimazole therapy is preferred, such as in cats with pre-existing renal insufficiency. Methimazole blocks thyroid hormone synthesis, and controls hyperthyroidism in more than 90% of cats that tolerate...

Author(s)
Trepanier, L. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice, 2006, 21, 1, pp 22-28
Abstract

This issue provides an overall update on the diagnosis and treatment of both hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism in cats, presented by a number of notable authorities in this field. This issue discusses current diagnostic tests and tools useful for the diagnosis of problem hyperthyroidism cats and...

Author(s)
Peterson, M. E.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Clinical Techniques in Small Animal Practice, 2006, 21, 1, pp 44 pp.

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