Re: [Felvtalk] Charles

2013-08-13 Thread Beth
Actually if you do an abdominal tap of the fluid you can pretty much tell just by looking at it if it is FIP. It is a very distinct, stringy, yellow fluid. I'm not a vet, but the 1st time I saw it tapped off one of my cats I knew exactly what it was. But that is usually in the abdomen, not the

Re: [Felvtalk] Charles

2013-08-13 Thread Belinda Sauro
Has he been checked for Mediastinal Lymphoma? On 8/13/2013 7:11 AM, Beth wrote: Actually if you do an abdominal tap of the fluid you can pretty much tell just by looking at it if it is FIP. It is a very distinct, stringy, yellow fluid. I'm not a vet, but the 1st time I saw it tapped

Re: [Felvtalk] Charles

2013-08-13 Thread Belinda Sauro
http://www.fabcats.org/owners/cancer/lymphoma.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphoma_in_animals It is a very aggressive cancer but a very curable one, if it is this treatment would need to be started immediately. I know of many cats that have gone into remission, some for many years only

Re: [Felvtalk] Charles

2013-08-13 Thread Belinda Sauro
Here is our website where you can also get info: http://felinelymphoma.org/cms/ (one of these days I will get it completely finished :) ) On 8/13/2013 11:49 AM, Belinda Sauro wrote: Has he been checked for Mediastinal Lymphoma? On 8/13/2013 7:11 AM, Beth wrote: Actually if you do an

Re: [Felvtalk] Charles

2013-08-13 Thread dlgegg
Hope it isn't Lyphoma, I had non-Hodkins and it is no fun. Belinda Sauro ma...@bemikitties.com wrote: http://www.fabcats.org/owners/cancer/lymphoma.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphoma_in_animals It is a very aggressive cancer but a very curable one, if it is this treatment