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My cat is 17 she just stopped eating 3-4 days ago she has…

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My cat is 17...

My cat is 17 she just stopped eating 3-4 days ago she has hyperthyroidism. Could she have obstruction or is it thyroid related next step exploring radiation injection being explored

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the cat's name?

Ariel

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Ariel?

They started her on y/d food for thyroid by hills. She has lost 1 pound in3 myths she get extremely hard time at vet. Could things be missed because she's uncomfortable

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Why would she stop eating and not having stools is it thyroid or obstructing
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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 6 months ago
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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 6 months ago

I am sorry to hear you are concerned about Ariel not eating. I see you have been waiting for an answer; I just came online and saw your question.

Unfortunately, I can't make calls for the website, but I am available to answer questions here if you would like.

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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 6 months ago

I see she is on Y/D diet; is she also getting medication such as methimazole for her hyperthyroidism?

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