Episode 8



August 12th, 2020

1 hr 21 mins 49 secs

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About this Episode

Lauren and JJ work up weight loss and behavioral changes in a feline patient. This episode includes an overview of the diagnosis and treatment of feline hyperthyroidism.


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  2. Hyperthyroidism in Animals. Peterson, M. E. Merck Veterinary Manual. July 2019. https://www.merckvetmanual.com/endocrine-system/the-thyroid-gland/hyperthyroidism-in-animals
  3. Diagnosis and management of feline hyperthyroidism: current perspectives. Vaske, H. et al. Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports. March 2014. https://www.dovepress.com/diagnosis-and-management-of-feline-hyperthyroidism-current-perspective-peer-reviewed-fulltext-article-VMRR