Develop your knowledge and understanding of autosomal dominant polycystic disease in cats. This is a one-part course.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and outcomes of autosomal dominant polycystic disease in cats, including:
Cause – autosomal dominant inherited disorder causing multiple, congenital renal cysts which enlarge with age; acquired renal cysts occur rarely, usually in small numbers.
Signs – initially asymptomatic, progressing at an unpredictable rate to chronic renal failure.
Diagnosis – gene test, ultrasonography.
Treatment – no specific treatment available.
Prognosis – poor.
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This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Felis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
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This module is worth approximately 60 minutes of CPD.