Testicular Tumor (Leydig Cell) in Cats
Affected cats should be neutered, and the tumor(s) removed and sent for histopathologic analysis – examination of the diseased tissue. If your cat shows signs of bone marrow underdevelopment, your veterinarian may prescribe medical therapy to reverse it.
Living and Management
Infection after surgery is always a cause for concern, and care must be taken to keep the surrounding area clean. You will need to observe any post-operative surgical incisions for swelling, redness or oozing. Infections can get complicated quickly. If any of these conditions are present, or if you have any questions, contact your veterinarian for further advisement.
If you are concerned about your ability to prevent your cat from getting its surgical site dirty, cage rest can be used to hold your cat in an enclosed environment until the sutured skin has healed adequately. An Elizabethan collar can also be used to prevent your cat from licking or biting at the healing skin – which may itch as it heals.
The male sex organ used to produce spermatozoa
An in-depth examination of the properties of urine; used to determine the presence or absence of illness
The sex organ of male animals; used in the production of sperm
The type of female hormone produced in the ovaries that contributes to sex drive and female characteristics
Not being able to cause harm; the opposite of malignant.
a) inhaling b) getting out fluid or gas by the act of sucking.
Something that has to do with changes in the structure of the body as the result of cells that are diseased or abnormal in some way
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