Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva in the cat. A case report.

  title={Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva in the cat. A case report.},
  author={Beth A. Valentine and Christopher Carrigan George and John F. Randolph and Sharon A Center and Laurent Fuhrer and Kathy A. Beck},
  journal={Journal of veterinary internal medicine},
  volume={6 6},
Clinical, radiographic, electromyographic, and pathologic findings in a cat with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva are described. The features of five previously reported cases of this feline disorder are also presented. This disorder affects young adult to middle-aged cats of both sexes. Characteristic clinical features include progressive stiffness of gait, with enlargement of proximal limb musculature. Radiography reveals multiple mineralized densities within the affected musculature… CONTINUE READING

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