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Type of publication: Journal Article
Type of document: Case Report

Year: 1992

Authors: Hittmair, K; Walzer, C

Title: Generalisierte lymphoidzellige Infiltration des Fettgewebes und Exophthalmus bei einer leukosekranken Katze.

Source: Wiener Tierärztliche Monatsschrift (79) 81-86.

Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:

Hittmair Katharina
Walzer Christian

Vetmed Research Units
University Clinic for Small Animals, Clinical Unit of Diagnostic Imaging


Abstract:
Clinical manifestations of feline leukemia are diverse. A case report presents a young cat showing bilateral exophthalmos and subcutaneous nodules. Pathohistologic findings identified the cause as lymhoid infiltration of fatty tissue. A laboratory and radiographic work-up of the cat revealed additional FeLV-associated organ disease. An ultrasonographic examination of the retrobulbar space imaged the space-occupying lymphoid infiltration as discrete hypoechoic foci.


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