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I have a FIV+ cat who has been given Convenia shots

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I have a FIV+ cat who has been given Convenia shots for about 5 1/2 years. He has been receiving steroid about 2X a year. February 2016 he was diagnosed with Stomatitis. Since then he has had 2 steroid shots and he has had his teeth cleaned.
Is there any new developments in treating an FIV+ cat with stomatitis in the past 5 years
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.
Hi, I can help you with your question today. Unfortunately, there is no easy answer for this condition. Treating FIV will not resolve the stomatitis, so anti-virals are not helpful here. Has your regular vet ever discussed tooth extractions with you?