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Objectives: The aim of this study was to describe the incidence of feline dystocia with respect to breed. Methods: The data used were reimbursed claims for veterinary care insurance and/or life insurance claims in cats registered in a Swedish insurance database from 1999-2006. Results: The...

Author(s)
Holst, B. S.; Axnér, E.; Öhlund, M.; Möller, L.; Egenvall, A.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2017, 19, 1, pp 42-47
Abstract

The Persian cat is mainly characterized by an extremely brachycephalic face as part of the standard body conformation. Despite the popularity, world-wide distribution, and economic importance of the Persian cat as a fancy breed, little is known about the genetics of their hallmark morphology,...

Author(s)
Bertolini, F.; Gandolfi, B.; Kim EuiSoo; Haase, B.; Lyons, L. A.; Rothschild, M. F.
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
Mammalian Genome, 2016, 27, 3/4, pp 144-155
Abstract

The genetic background of disorders of sex development (DSDs) in cats is poorly understood, due to a relatively low number of such studies in this species. Here we present three new DSD cases with different complements of sex chromosomes. The first, an Oriental Shorthair cat with a rudimentary...

Author(s)
Szczerbal, I.; Krzeminska, P.; Dzimira, S.; Tamminen, T. M.; Saari, S.; Nizanski, W.; Gogulski, M.; Nowacka-Woszuk, J.; Switonski, M.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2018, 53, 6, pp 1317-1322
Abstract

From 2001 to 2010, 17,392 Japanese cats were examined for feline coronavirus (FCoV) antibodies. The seroprevalence of purebreds (66.7%) was higher than that of random breds (31.2%). Seroprevalence increased greatly in purebreds by three months of age, while it did not fluctuate greatly in random...

Author(s)
Taharaguchi, S.; Soma, T.; Hara, M.
Publisher
Japanese Society of Veterinary Science, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 2012, 74, 10, pp 1355-1358
Abstract

A total of 539 pure-bred and seventy-five cats without a pedigree were weighed and scored at cat shows or in veterinary surgeries. Data from normal-weight cats with a body condition score (BCS) of 5 (ideal) were only used. Breeds were grouped into five classes. For female cats, the mean weight for...

Author(s)
Kienzle, E.; Moik, K.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
British Journal of Nutrition, 2011, 106, s1, pp S113-S115
Abstract

Chronic renal insufficiency (CRI) is very common in cats, with chronic nephropathies affecting 0.5-2.0% of the total feline population, approximately 8% of cats aged >10 years and approximately 15% of cats aged >15 years. Typically destruction of approximately 75% of functional renal tissue has...

Author(s)
Maurey-Guenec, C.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Canine - Féline, 2008, No.36, pp 51-53
Abstract

A 14-year-old male neutered domestic shorthair cat was admitted to the Veterinary Medical Center, University of Minnesota for evaluation of severe hind limb ataxia, atrophy and paresis. Diagnosis based on physical examination, neurological assessment and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was...

Author(s)
Choi, K. H.; Hill, S. A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2009, 11, 8, pp 706-710
Abstract

An eight-year-old neutered male oriental shorthair cat was presented clinically with a mass in its right mandibular angle. The mass and the regional lymph nodes were surgically excised. The histopathology revealed a mandibular salivary gland adenocarcinoma with metastatic spread to the regional...

Author(s)
Muche, T.; Holzhausen, C.; Gruber, A. D.; Kershaw, O.
Publisher
Verlag M. & H, Schaper Gmbh, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Kleintierpraxis, 2013, 58, 1, pp 15-20
Abstract

Feline amyloidosis is a rare disorder. At necropsy of older cats, pancreatic insular amyloidosis was found frequently. Its major amyloid protein is a crystallized fibrillar split product of a normal protein formed by the pancreatic beta cells, just as insulin. This protein is called insular amyloid ...

Author(s)
Gruys, E.; Rofina, J.; Stadt, M. van de; Esch, P.; Blok, H.; Linke, R. P.
Publisher
BetűVet, Budapest, Hungary
Citation
KisállatPraxis, 2002, 3, 2, pp 34-40, 42
Abstract

A case-control study was performed to determine whether breed, age, sex, or reproductive status (i.e., neutered vs. sexually intact) was associated with the apparent increase in prevalence of calcium oxalate (CaOx) uroliths and the decrease in prevalence of magnesium ammonium phosphate (MAP)...

Author(s)
Lekcharoensuk, C.; Lulich, J. P.; Osborne, C. A.; Koehler, L. A.; Urlich, L. K.; Carpenter, K. A.; Swanson, L. L.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2000, 217, 4, pp 520-525

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