If your cat is diagnosed with paraproteinemia and associated cancer, treatment may include chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or any other remedies recommended by your veterinary oncologist. Antibiotic therapy may also be conducted to treat underlying bacterial infections, if present.
Living and Management
Follow your veterinarian's guidelines for chemotherapy medication at home, as these drugs are potentially toxic and should only be used under strict guidance from a veterinary oncologist.
Protein found in the urine
A treatment of certain neoplasms that is administered using an x ray
An in-depth examination of the properties of urine; used to determine the presence or absence of illness
A type of tumor made up of certain cells in the bone marrow
The product of protein being metabolized; can be found in blood or urine.
Small structures that filter out the lymph and store lymphocytes
A condition of the blood in which normal red blood cell counts or hemoglobin are lacking.
A protein in the body that is designed to fight disease; antibodies are brought on by the presence of certain antigens in the system.
A decrease in the number of white blood cells (abnormal)
A type of protein that can be dissolved in water; found in milk, egg white, certain muscle, blood, and some urine.
A term for a type of neoplasm that is made up of lymphoid tissue; these masses are usually malignant in nature