Her anemia isn't really understood; it comes and goes so I'm wary of the "non regenerative anemia" diagnosis. I'm not sure if her recent problems are related to anemia or to the URI. We're looking for a new vet at the moment. As soon as I know more, I'll let you all know.
-Amanda On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 4:47 PM, Margo <toomanykitti...@earthlink.net>wrote: > Lorrie wrote;"True, IF the virus is latent and hiding in the bone marrow, > but when a cat > is severely anemic the virus is active, and the cat will suffer a painful > death." > > I must have missed something, sorry. What I saw Amanda say was; > > "She was diagnosed with severe anemia back at the beginning of March. She > rebounded but not completely. Recently, her breathing has become a bit > more labored." > > This indicated to me that the severe anemia had responded once, > and that at this point, I didn't think that there had been a CBC done > recently. > > Again, my apologies. I wanted to encourage and support Amanda, but since > Polli has been confirmed as severely anemic (HCT 10-15, I believe) and no > treatment is planned, then yes, euthanasia is probably best. I had thought > that the anemia related to FeLV was less well understood. I'll keep > researching. > > I'm so sorry. > > Margo > > > > > . > > _______________________________________________ > Felvtalk mailing list > Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org > http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org > -- "There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge" Bertrand Russell
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