Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Testicular hypoplasia

Contributor(s): Rob Lofstedt

Introduction

  • Occasional finding   →   unsuitable for breeding.
  • Treatment: none.

Pathogenesis

Etiology

  • May follow fetal or neonatal infection with panleukopenia virus Feline panleucopenia virus disease.
  • Genetic - possibly due to aneuploidy (abnormal chromosome compliment).

Diagnosis

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Treatment

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Prevention

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Axnér E, Ström B, Linde-Forsberg C et al (1996) Reproductive disorders in 10 domestic male cats. JSAP 37 (8), 394-401 PubMed.


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