Archives for March 2012

Cardiomyopathy in Cats and Hyperthyroidism

Thyrotoxic cardiomyopathy in cats is a condition where the muscles of the heart become unable function at optimum levels. Hyperthyroidism can increase the severity of heart disease in cats. There’s two secondary complications of hyperthyroidism in cats that can be significant. Hypertension (high blood pressure) and heart disease ( thyrotoxic cardiomyopathy). A myopathy is a […]