2240Re: [feline-heart] Spud--weight loss
- Apr 3, 2001Hi Rachel,
Have you had his free T4 tested? Kassy's T4 is always normal, but when she
has a period of weight loss, we always find her free T4 is up. In older
cats, the T4 is not always reliable.
From: gcatsndogs@... <gcatsndogs@...>
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Date: Tuesday, April 03, 2001 3:08 AM
Subject: [feline-heart] Spud--weight loss
>Spud's weight is continuing to decline. He weighed 13.10 lbs. on
>Feb. 5. He weighed 12.60 on March 12 (and his tummy was EMPTY for an
>abdominal ultrasound). Today he weighed 12.20.
>His T-4 was normal as of March 12. BUN 88, Creatinine 4.6. He
>currently takes amlodipine, diltiazem, and potassium citrate daily.
>We do fluids twice a day, and we do pulse therapy antibiotics 5 days a
>He continues to enjoy eating.
>Any ideas as to the weight loss trend--besides the fact that we are 4+
>years past his CRF diagnosis?
>Rachel and Spud
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