Treatment is typically done on an outpatient basis. If there is a protruding mass, it is important to keep the area clean and watch for problems urinating, as they are common. The recurrence rate of vaginal hyperplasia following treatment is high (66-100%).
If your cat is unable to urinate, this is a sign of a serious medical condition and should be treated immediately, as there may be complications with the cat's urethra.
There are currently no prevention methods for this medical condition.
The genitalia of a female; found on the outside
A tube found between the bladder and the outside of the body; used to assist in urination.
The collection of fluid in the tissue
Having a hard time urinating; pain while urinating
The falling forward of something, usually visceral