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Uhl's anomaly in a domestic shorthair cat.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21041339     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 2-year-old, neutered male, domestic shorthair cat was presented for investigation of dyspnea and episodic weakness. Clinical and ultrasonographic features were consistent with right ventricular cardiomyopathy. Pathological findings documented Uhl's anomaly. Although rare, Uhl's anomaly should be a differential diagnosis for cats with right-sided congestive heart failure. In particular, Uhl's anomaly could be misdiagnosed as arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy due to the similarity of clinical and echocardiographic findings.
Cecilia Quintavalla; Elena Bossolini; Giuseppe Rubini; Massimiliano Tursi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association     Volume:  46     ISSN:  1547-3317     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Anim Hosp Assoc     Publication Date:    2010 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-02     Completed Date:  2010-12-01     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0415027     Medline TA:  J Am Anim Hosp Assoc     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  444-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Animal Health, University of Parma, Via del Taglio, 10, Parma, 43100 Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Cat Diseases / diagnosis*,  ultrasonography
Diagnosis, Differential
Electrocardiography / veterinary
Fatal Outcome
Heart Atria / abnormalities*,  ultrasonography
Heart Defects, Congenital / complications,  diagnosis,  ultrasonography,  veterinary*
Heart Failure / diagnosis,  etiology,  ultrasonography,  veterinary*
Ventricular Dysfunction, Right / complications,  diagnosis,  ultrasonography,  veterinary*

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