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A pleural effusion is an excessive and abnormal collection of fluid present within the pleural cavity to cause respiratory compromise. Pathophysiologic mechanisms of pleural fluid accumulation is caused by increased pleural capillary hydrostatic pressure and increased permeability of pleural...

Author(s)
Chiteafea, N.; Moyadee, W.; Boonyaprakob, U.; Boonkaewwan, C.; Choowongkomon, K.; Ratthanophart, J.; Rattanasrisomporn, J.
Publisher
Office of Agricultural Research and Extension, Maejo Univeristy, Sansai, Thailand
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Research and Extension, 2018, 35, 2 Suppl. 2, pp 1068-1074
Abstract

CASE DESCRIPTION: A 3-year-old spayed female Bengal cat was evaluated because of a history of bilateral pleural effusion and hydronephrosis of the right kidney. CLINICAL FINDINGS: Cytologic analysis of a pleural fluid sample revealed characteristics of a pure transudate with a high percentage of...

Author(s)
Duffy, M. E.; Specht, A. J.; Torres, A. R.; Cuypers, M.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2017, 251, 1, pp 80-83
Abstract

The primary aim of this study was to assess whether human Light's criteria with the cut-off values previously published for cats are useful and superior to the traditional veterinary classification in diagnosing pathophysiology of fluid formation in cats with pleural effusion. The secondary aim was ...

Author(s)
Zoia, A.; Drigo, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2016, 18, 8, pp 666-672
Abstract

All categories of pleural effusion subjectively display as soft tissue opacity on computed tomography (CT). Quantitative measurement using Hounsfield units (HU) has the potential to bring additional information regarding the nature of the fluid in a noninvasive way. The purposes of this...

Author(s)
Woods, S. J.; Spriet, M.; Safra, N.; Cissell, D. D.; Borjesson, D. L.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound, 2018, 59, 4, pp 405-411
Abstract

Cases involving pleural and peritoneal effusions occur relatively frequently in clinical practice. Determining the underlying etiology in these cases relies mainly on fluid analysis. The technique used for obtaining the pleural or peritoneal fluid can impact greatly the results of the analysis....

Author(s)
Athanasiou, L. V.; Spyropoulou, M.; Meichner, K.
Publisher
Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, Athens, Greece
Citation
Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, 2019, 70, 3, pp 1589-1602
Abstract

Classification of pleural effusion (PE) is central to diagnosis. Traditional veterinary classification has distinguished between transudates, modified transudates and exudates. In human medicine PEs are divided into only two categories: transudates and exudates. The aim of this study was to...

Author(s)
Zoia, A.; Slater, L. A.; Heller, J.; Connolly, D. J.; Church, D. B.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2009, 11, 10, pp 847-855
Abstract

The coronaviruses are highly spread but not always fatal. In cats are two biotypes of coronaviruses, one is the enteric type and the other is the feline infectious peritonitis type, which is said to occur by mutations from the enteric one. The current means of molecular biology can not discriminate ...

Author(s)
Laiu, I.; Duarte, L.; Horhogea, C.; Solcan, G.; Pasca, A. S.; Carp-Cărare, M.; Savuta, G.; LePoder, S.
Publisher
Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicina Veterinara "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, 2013, 56, 3/4, pp 421-426
Abstract

Cardiomyopathies are the most common form of heart disease in cats. Cats with severe or advanced disease are more likely to die as a result of heart failure, sudden death or arterial thromboembolism. There is a dearth of peer-reviewed evidence to support the benefit of any therapy at any stage of...

Author(s)
Dennis, S.; Loureiro, J.
Publisher
Veterinary Business Development Ltd, Peterborough, UK
Citation
Veterinary Times, 2013, 43, 39, pp 28-29
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to assess the reliability of body cavity fluid protein determination by refractometry. We compared the protein concentration of 25 body cavity fluids as determined by 2 Goldberg type hand-held refractometers with results obtained by the biuret method. Published charts...

Author(s)
George, J. W.; O'Neill, S. L.
Publisher
American Society of Veterinary Clinical Pathology, Baton Rouge, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 2001, 30, 1, pp 16-18
Abstract

Protein-losing enteropathy is common in dogs but rare in cats. In the vast majority of cases, it is associated with inflammatory bowel disease, intestinal lymphoma, or intestinal lymphangiectasia. The diagnosis is based on identification of hypoalbuminemia and ruling out urinary loss and liver...

Author(s)
Dossin, O.; Lavoué, R.
Publisher
W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice, 2011, 41, 2, pp 399-418

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