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Lori, Feline Healthcare
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Experience:  16 yrs health care mgmt & issues relating to cats, reproductive issues and multicat environments
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My cats penis seems to be swollen, what can cause that

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Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Lori replied 10 years ago.

I have never heard of a male cat's penis being swollen - he may have a urinary blockage that is causing this and this is considered a medical emergency. You need to get him into the vet immediately as if there is a total blockage, his bladder could rupture in less than 24 hours. This situation is very concerning and I would definitely have him seen as soon as possible.

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