• FeLV
  • This retrospective study investigated survival times and effects of selected predictor factors on survival time in a population of owned pet cats in Northern Italy testing positive for the presence of FIV antibodies and FeLV antigen. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • One hundred and three retrovirus-seropositive cats, 53 FIV-seropositive cats, 40 FeLV-seropositive cats, and 10 FIV+FeLV-seropositive cats were included in the study. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • kittens
  • While unlikely, cats can contract FIV by sharing food or water with previously infected cats and the mother cat can pass FIV to her kittens during gestation, birth, or nursing. (crittercures.com)
  • Flea
  • Feline acne Feline eosinophilic granuloma Flea allergy dermatitis Hyperthyroidism Miliary dermatitis (feline eczema) Mange Nutritional skin disorders Bladder cancer Bone cancer Intestinal cancer Liver cancer Lymphoma in animals Mammary tumor Mast cell tumor Nose cancer Skin cancer Soft tissue sarcoma Stomach cancer Anal sacs impaction Cerebellar hypoplasia is a disorder found in cats and dogs in which the cerebellum is not completely mature at birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • FIV is species specific, so that means that it only infects cats, and cannot be passed to you or your children. (hubpages.com)
  • FIV is known in other feline species, and in fact is endemic in some large wild cats, such as African lions. (wikipedia.org)
  • zoonotic
  • Cats are definitive hosts and reservoirs for several parasites, some of which are responsible for serious zoonotic diseases. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • We conducted a case-control study of data from a trap-neuter-return (TNR) programme (years 2014-2017) designed to examine the prevalence of zoonotic parasites in free-roaming cats living in urban areas of central Spain. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • cat's
  • leading to a decrease in white blood cells, which can compromise the cat's ability to fight off infections. (hubpages.com)
  • The Feliway Diffuser emits a synthetic copy of your cat's natural facial pheromone, used by felines to mark their territory as a place that is safe and secure. (hubpages.com)
  • bacillary
  • Infection with B. henselae can result in a focal suppurative reaction (CSD in immunocompetent patients), a multifocal angioproliferative response (bacillary angiomatosis in immunocompromised patients), endocarditis, or meningitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • As a result of immunodeficiency, most infected cats do not show symptoms and have normal life expectancy, however they are prone to developing other infections and certain types of cancer. (petmd.com)
  • Separate any new cat from your other cats for at least three weeks until you are sure your newcomer doesn't have any symptoms of a URI. (ktre.com)
  • But if your cat does come down with cold-like symptoms, contact your veterinarian right away. (ktre.com)
  • If your cat has been infected with FIV, you'll need to visit a veterinarian and work out a program to control the symptoms of the illness. (crittercures.com)
  • Once the cat is infected with HIV, there will be no immediate symptoms. (vetinfo.com)
  • rabies
  • All cats, even indoor cats, should be vaccinated against rabies, which is now seen more commonly in cats than in any other domestic animal. (ktre.com)
  • If your cat bites anyone, you may need to show proof of rabies vaccination. (ktre.com)
  • Prevent rabies through vaccination and by keeping your cat inside. (ktre.com)
  • In the United States, cats make up 4.6% of reported cases of rabies infected animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fever
  • In the acute phase (also known as Oroya fever or fiebre de la Oroya), B. bacilliformis infection is a sudden, potentially life-threatening infection associated with high fever and decreased levels of circulating red blood cells (i.e., hemolytic anemia)and transient immunosuppression. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trench fever, also known as five-day fever or quintan fever, is the initial manifestation of B. quintana infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • indoors
  • To prevent your cat from getting infected in the first place, you should consider keeping him indoors. (vetinfo.com)
  • known
  • However, small is well known about the length, magnitude, and system(s) from the vaccine safety against additional subtype and recombinant infections aswell as the malware tiers predicated on malware neutralizing antibodies (NAbs) as referred to for HIV-1 . (healthyfutureforkids.com)
  • henselae
  • B. henselae is most often transmitted through a cat scratch or bite, though ticks and fleas may also act as vectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • fights
  • Indoor cats are not exposed to a lot of diseases and cat fights, and will have a higher life expectancy. (vetinfo.com)
  • Treatment
  • A longitudinal analysis, on 7 cats were performed during 12 months under Zidovudine (AZT) 5mg/kg (bid) every other month as only treatment. (vin.com)
  • In fact, with proper diet and treatment, FIV positive cats can live a relatively normal life. (crittercures.com)
  • Most importantly, remember that your FIV positive cat is no risk to your family and that with careful treatment your cat will life a happy, healthy life. (crittercures.com)
  • cause
  • It is recommended for all situations that cause stress in a cat, from new environments to the addition of a new pet in the family. (hubpages.com)
  • These infections may cause complications and can often reoccur. (vetinfo.com)
  • veterinary
  • See: Global spread of H5N1#Felidae (cats) Ringworm Cryptococcus Veterinary parasitology studies both external and internal parasites in animals. (wikipedia.org)