Measurement of M-mode echocardiographic parameters in healthy adult Van cats.

  title={Measurement of M-mode echocardiographic parameters in healthy adult Van cats.},
  author={Abdullah Kayar and Cumali Ozkan and Onur Iskefli and Abdullah Kaya and Suleyman Serdar Kozat and Yakup Akgul and Remzi Gonul and Mehmet Erman Or},
  journal={The Japanese journal of veterinary research},
  volume={62 1-2},
Cardiomyopathies are the most common type of cardiac diseases in cats. Although some normal echocardiographic values for cats have been published, there are variations based on breeds and gender. The objective of this study is to determine normal reference values for M-mode echocardiographic parameters in nonsedated healthy adult Van cats and to compare those values with data reported for nonsedated healthy cats of other breeds. A total of 40 clinically healthy Van cats of both sexes belonging… CONTINUE READING


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