Treatment will vary depending on the underlying disease causing the second-degree–Mobitz Type 1 atrioventricular block. Cats that are diagnosed with this condition are often given a guarded prognosis, as the condition will progress without intervention. A pacemaker may be necessary.
Your veterinarian will guide you through a health plan for your cat that emphasizes the necessary diet and activity guidelines that will effectively treat the underlying cause of disease, if one is present.
Pertaining to the lungs
A lump of tissue inside the right atrium; it helps to regulate the beat of the heart
A cavity within a bone; may also indicate a flow or channel
The prediction of a disease’s outcome in advance
The digestive tract containing the stomach and intestine
A mass of tissue that can be found inside the right atrium; transmits electrical impulses to certain areas of the heart.
A record of the activity of the myocardium
A large blood vessel that transports blood out of the heart.
A wave that is transmitted through nerves and nervous tissue