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Féline-Orthopédique : A case of congenital hypothyroidism in a cat

Anamnesis: The owner is worried because the kitten is the smallest of the litter and presents a marked growth retardation in relation to its congeners. Apart from that the cat has no other problems. Auscultation: Kitten calm, heart rate 200, respiratory rate 36, mucosal pink, CRT <2 sec. The cat has a slightly disproportionate dwarfism, members are short compared to the trunk. Blood test: it shows a mild anemia, mild hypercalcemia and a quantity of total serum T4 of 2 micrograms / dl.

Case A case of congenital hypothyroidism in a cat
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