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I think my cat is having kidney issues. if so is there any…

I think my cat...

I think my cat is having kidney issues. if so is there any treatment? she is an older cat and i am concerned

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This has been going on for several weeks. She has lost weight ( and she isn't big to begin with) low appetite, does not use box, has small hard balls when she poops, low urine for weeks and i don't if she still urines

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She had an issue a few months ago with severe constipation. she eventually was able to pass the hard stool. We were told to give her food for sensitive stomachs but i can't find a brand for her

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3/16/2018
DocPaul
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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Have you had her blood and urine tested?

Thyroid test?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
She had a thyroid test and blood and urine test several months ago when she had the severe constipation but not since then
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
At that time thyroid was ok. but her condition is worst now
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Are you able to provide further insight?
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
is there any treatment?

Understood

Things can change in a few months for sure so it is possible that other things might show up in those tests now

I would have them rechecked and YES for sure there is treatment for almost all of the conditions I listed :)

Paul

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