Aitp

AutoImmune Thrombocytopenia That’s where the dog’s body decides that it’s platelets are foreign invaders and starts killing them off. They generate antibodies to their own platelets. These antibodies start killing off the platelets. Platelets handle clotting. They’re half the way a dog clots, but, fortunately,…

Auto Immune Thrombocytopenia

https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/202158-workup The workup for immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) starts with a complete blood cell (CBC) count. The hallmark of ITP is isolated thrombocytopenia; anemia and/or neutropenia may indicate other diseases On peripheral blood smear, the morphology of red blood cells (RBCs) and leukocytes is normal.…

Ajax

Ajax is the best dog I ever had. Of course you say that about whatever dog you have with you in your life at that time. But Ajax came to me with Parvo and I spent the first week of our lives together with his…

DHEA in Cats

NAC – acetyl-cysteine seems to work synergistically with DHEA in cats. Interesting Cornell University on Feline Infectious PeritonitisĀ  Study which shows DHEA supplementation may help with FIV Infections. Article by a lady who is used DHEA in a cat for kidney issues. With success. I…

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