Twitch-Skin Syndrome in Cats
There is no specific medical treatment or cure available for FHS. However, various drugs have been administered to suppress the episodes, and behavior modification has proved useful in at least reducing problems in some cats.
Living and Management
Environmental elements or events at home that appear to bring on episodes should be eliminated. If self-mutilation due to excessive licking is severe, an Elizabethan collar or tail bandage may be necessary for your cat.
As there is no known cause for the disorder, prevention entails the removal of any stressful elements in the cat’s environment.
An involuntary action in which the muscles contract; caused by a problem with the brain.
The area found between the muscles and the endings of the nerves
Extra sensitive in nature
A condition of frequent or recurring seizures that are not of a system origin
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