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Little is known about the aetiology of inflammatory lower airway disease in cats. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of Mycoplasma species in cats with feline asthma (FA) and chronic bronchitis (CB). The study population consisted of 17 cats with FA/CB, and 14 sick cats without...

Author(s)
Schulz, B. S.; Richter, P.; Weber, K.; Mueller, R. S.; Wess, G.; Zenker, I.; Hartmann, K.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2014, 16, 12, pp 943-949
Abstract

OBJECTIVES: To describe the long term use of inhaled budesonide in cats with naturally occurring asthma and chronic bronchitis and to measure its effects. METHODS: Owners of 43 cats diagnosed with asthma or chronic bronchitis, which had been prescribed 400 µg of inhaled budesonide twice daily, were ...

Author(s)
Galler, A.; Shibly, S.; Bilek, A.; Hirt, R. A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2013, 54, 10, pp 531-536
Abstract

Case summary: A 2-year-old domestic shorthair female outdoor cat living in France was diagnosed with a lungworm infection due to Eucoleus aerophilus. The history and clinical signs, in association with bronchoscopic examination, suggested chronic upper respiratory disease. Cytological examination...

Author(s)
Khatat, S. E.; Rosenberg, D.; Benchekroun, G.; Polack, B.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports, 2016, 2, 1, pp 2055116916651649
Abstract

Lower airway disease is common in cats and includes a spectrum of disease from feline asthma to chronic bronchitis, both presenting with a chronic cough. Asthmatic cats may additionally suffer reversible bronchoconstriction causing dyspnoea. Diagnosis is made via thoracic radiographs and...

Author(s)
Taylor, S.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
The Veterinary Nurse, 2017, 8, 1, pp 17-23
Abstract

The parasitic nematode Capillaria (C.) aerophila affects the respiratory system of domestic and wild animals and, albeit rarely, human beings. In cats the infection may be subclinical, or present as chronic bronchitis with various respiratory clinical signs. In Europe there is no licensed product...

Author(s)
Cesare, A. di; Veronesi, F.; Capelli, G.; Deuster, K.; Schaper, R.; Basano, F. S.; Nazzari, R.; Paoletti, B.; Traversa, D.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2017, 116, Suppl. 1, pp S55-S64
Abstract

This issue is comprised of 11 papers covering various respiratory diseases in dogs and cats. Diseases given focus in cats are aspergillosis, chronic rhinitis and asthma, whereas that in dogs are nasal disease, chronic bronchitis, tracheal and airway collapse and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis....

Author(s)
Johnson, L. R.
Publisher
W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice, 2014, 44, 1, pp ix + 1-180
AbstractFull Text

There is a high incidence of bronchitis and asthma cases in veterinary medicine. Thoracic radiographs and bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) are commonly performed for definitive diagnosis in dogs and cats with suspected bronchitis and asthma. It is believed that a combination of diagnostic tools is the...

Author(s)
Pavelski, M.; Amaral, D. von K.; Vieira, G. P.; Warth, J. F. G.; Dittrich, R. L.; Dornbusch, P. T.; Froes, T. R.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2017, 38, 3, pp 1403-1415
Abstract

Objectives: To retrospectively assess the relationship between bronchoalveolar lavage fluid analysis and lung function parameters as assessed by means of barometric whole body plethysmography and airway responsiveness testing in cats with chronic bronchial disease and to evaluate the potential...

Author(s)
Allerton, F. J. W.; Leemans, J.; Tual, C.; Bernaerts, F.; Kirschvink, N.; Clercx, C.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2013, 54, 5, pp 258-264
Abstract

Feline lower airway disease (LAD) and sometimes called as feline asthma, bronchial asthma, allergic asthma, bronchial disease, and chronic bronchitis is used to refer to a heterogeneous group of conditions that affect the lower respiratory tract of cats. This article discusses the definition,...

Author(s)
Sharp, C. R.
Publisher
VetMed Communications, Glen Mills, USA
Citation
Today's Veterinary Practice, 2013, 3, 5, pp 28-32
Abstract

Objective - To compare concentrations of interleukin (IL)-4, interferon (IFN)-γ, tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α and total nitric oxide (NO) metabolites in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF) for discrimination between asthma and chronic bronchitis in cats. Animals - 97 cats. Procedures - Cats...

Author(s)
Nafe, L. A.; DeClue, A. E.; Lee-Fowler, T. M.; Eberhardt, J. M.; Reinero, C. R.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
American Journal of Veterinary Research, 2010, 71, 5, pp 583-591

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