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Our 8 year old male cat got leukemia from his mother and has always enjoyed food but started drinking more water as well. Now he refuses food and water and threw up once. The doctor measured his blood sugar level at 360. He might be diabetic. All he does is sleep, doesn't urinate or want to eat. All other body functions seemed good but he is emaciated. Is some help possible? Anne G

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the cat?

Thanks no. Anne

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Cat Veterinarian: petdrz, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago

Thanks for trusting me to help you and your pet today. I am a licensed veterinarian with over 30 years of experience and would be happy work with you but need a bit more information to better assist you if you don’t mind.

Was any other bloodwork run at the time of the high blood sugar? If so, were there any other abnormalities noted?

Was a urinalysis run?

When did the weight loss start?

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