the Urolithic disease of cats (уролитиаз) is a formation of sand and stones in kidneys or a bladder which when passing can be late in mochetochnik and an urethra and to be followed by release of blood in urine.
Practically every third animal is subject to this disease.
Risk groups of an urolithic disease at cats
diseases cats because of the structure of urinary channels (a narrow gleam of an urethra) are More subject.
Unsterilized cats. At unsterilized animals the risk of a disease increases twice.
Age category of 2 - 6 years.
Animals with excess body weight.
Cats with long wool.
the Cats castrated.
Why at cats the urolithic disease develops?
of the Reason of an urolithic disease at cats and cats divide into external and internal.
the External reasons of an urolithic disease at cats:
Climate (at high temperatures urine to become more concentrated, it leads to decrease in filtration of urine).
Geochemistry (the water saturated with limy salts leads to decrease рН urine, accumulation of salts of calcium and stones in kidneys from this follows).
the Food allowance (at the high content of a protein in food, in urine concentration of urea increases). But also the absence leads it to an urolithic disease too.
Lack of vitamins. The shortage of vitamin A makes negative impact on cages of an epithelium of an urinogenital system.
the Internal reasons of an urolithic disease at cats:
Violation of hormonal balance (at violation of a parathyroid gland the balance of calcium is broken, and its concentration in urine and blood increases).
Specific anatomic features of a cat.
Violations in digestive tract (at diseases of a GIT pH balance is broken, and it leads to an urolithic disease at cats).
Infectious diseases of an urinogenital system
Struvita. Phosphatic stones meet in 80% cases.
Oxalates (salt of calcium and oxalic acid) (elderly animals are subject.)
Symptoms of an urolithic disease at cats
Frequent licking under a tail.
Frequent urination (it is long also in the small portions).
blood Impurity in urine.
Morbidity at urination (in process the cat shouts).
the Cat to become unscrupulous.
Lack of urination.
pass Often initial stages of a disease asymptomatically.
Diagnosis of an urolithic disease at cats
"the urolithic disease at a cat" can make the Diagnosis to
the experienced expert, relying on results of researches:
Palpation of an abdominal cavity.
PH test of urine.
In diagnostics is important to differentiate an urolithic disease from cystitis.
Treatment of an urolithic disease at cats
It is possible to cure an urolithic disease at a cat?
It is possible!
the Correct treatment of an urolithic disease of a cat or cat only the veterinarian can appoint
, and you need to adhere to recommendations strictly.
It is possible to treat an urolithic disease at cats in house conditions folk remedies?
there Is no
! In this case the risk of development of complications is high: rupture of a mochevod, stratification of a secondary bacterial infection, obstruction of urinary channels, etc.
Therefore do not risk
better and at emergence of the guarding symptoms as soon as possible address in a vetklinik!
But prevention of a disease you can carry out.
Prevention of an urolithic disease at cats
the Purpose of prevention of an urolithic disease at cats – not to allow development of a disease. Prevention includes: