Successful treatment of an intra-pelvic fungal pseudomycetoma causing constipation and hypercalcaemia in a Persian cat

Asher Zafrany, Jennifer Ben-Oz, Gilad Segev, Joshua Milgram, Orly Zemer, Henrik Elvang Jensen, Efrat Kelmer*

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Abstract

This case report describes the successful treatment of a Persian cat diagnosed with intra-abdominal fungal pseudomycetoma causing hypercalcaemia and constipation due to an extra-luminal mechanical obstruction of the colon. Treatment included surgical excision, supportive care and itraconazole for 6 months.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)369-372
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Feline Medicine and Surgery
Volume16
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2014

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