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- Duff, Maura E.; Specht, Andrew J.; Torres, Ahmira R.; Cuypers, May-li
- Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2017 v.251 no.1 pp. 80-83
- thoracic cavity, etc ; blood proteins; blood serum; cats; echocardiography; females; heart diseases; high pressure treatment; hypoalbuminemia; kidneys; laparotomy; lymphocytes; spaying; ureter; urine; veterinary medicine; Show all 16 Subjects
- ... CASE DESCRIPTION A 3-year-old spayed female Bengal cat was evaluated because of a history of bilateral pleural effusion and hydronephrosis of the right kidney. CLINICAL FINDINGS Cytologic analysis of a pleural fluid sample revealed characteristics of a pure transudate with a high percentage of lymphocytes. Results of fluid biochemical testing were not consistent with urine or chyle. Serum biochemi ...