Update on causes of feline lower urinary tract disease

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Abstract / Description of output

The term cystitis means inflammation of the urinary bladder. Cats with cystitis or feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD), usually present with signs of dysuria, pollakiuria, hematuria, agitation or vocalization when trying to urinate, urethral obstruction, and/or inappropriate urination. FLUTD describes a collection of conditions, rather than a single condition therefore the etiology of each of the conditions in turn must be considered.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNorth American Veterinary Conference Proceedings
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2009
EventNorth American Veterinary Conference Proceedings - Orlando, United States
Duration: 17 Jan 200919 Jan 2009


ConferenceNorth American Veterinary Conference Proceedings
Country/TerritoryUnited States

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Animals
  • Codon/ genetics
  • Disease Susceptibility
  • Mice
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Prions/ genetics
  • Scrapie/etiology/ genetics/pathology
  • Sheep
  • Time Factors


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