Polycystic kidney in an adult Persian cat: clinical, diagnostic imaging, pathologic, and clinical pathologic evaluations

  title={Polycystic kidney in an adult Persian cat: clinical, diagnostic imaging, pathologic, and clinical pathologic evaluations},
  author={Morteza Hosseininejad and Alireza Vajhi and H. Marjanmehr and Fatemehsadat Hosseini},
  journal={Comparative Clinical Pathology},
In the Persian cat, polycystic kidney disease is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait. [...] Key Result In physical examination, pale mucus membranes, tachycardia, and stomatitis prevailed. Laboratory findings were compatible to that of chronic renal diseases. In ultrasonographic examination, right and left kidneys were 4.3 × 2 and 4.3 × 2.5 cm, respectively. Multiple renal cysts were seen in both kidneys. Cysts had thin walls with anechoic contents and strong distal echo enhancement.Expand
A clinical report of entangled neonates' umbilical cord with queen's fur in Persian cat.
The clinical findings suggest that long hair coats of queens could be a maternal life threatening factor for neonates' life and amputation was performed on the distal part of tibia. Expand


Polycystic kidney disease and renal lymphoma in a cat.
A 2-year-old castrated domestic shorthair cat was determined to have polycystic kidney disease (PKD) and renal lymphoma, and results of biochemical analysis indicated that the fluid was consistent with proximal tubular fluid. Expand
Polycystic disease of the kidney and liver in an adult Persian cat.
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The clinicopathological findings in this adult Persian cat are comparable to the adult form of renal and hepatic polycystic disease of man. Expand
Increased mean arterial pressure and aldosterone-to-renin ratio in Persian cats with polycystic kidney disease.
Comparing Persian cats >4 years old with PKD to unaffected control cats with regard to blood pressure, plasma renin activity (PRA), serum aldosterone concentration, plasma atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) concentration, and ald testosterone-to-renin ratio (ARR) found no significant differences. Expand
Polycystic kidneys and peritoneopericardial diaphragmatic hernia in the cat: a case report.
Polycystic kidneys and peritoneopericardial diaphragmatic hernia were diagnosed in an 8-year-old female domestic shorthair cat and Euthanasia was performed at the owner's request. Expand
Canine and Feline Nephrology and Urology
This volume provides the veterinarian with a reference with an overview of applied anatomy and physiology for treating kidney and urinary tract disorders in small animals. Expand
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