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Q. My male 16+ year old cat has high Calcium Levels. What is the diagnosis and treatment. Vet said possible cancer and trying cortisone.

Answered By
TOMASZ WNUK

A. High Calcium level is not a disease but only a sign. It may be due to several problems including tumour but not always. It may be due, for example overactive parathyroid gland or bone disease. Before starting treatment it is very important to investigate fully for all possible causes.


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