cat scan of heart 1

What Is a Heart CT Scan? A computed tomography scan — commonly called a CT scan or CAT scan — is a test that uses X-rays to view specific areas of your body. These scans use safe amounts of radiation to create detailed images of the body, which can helpContinue Reading

Heart attack symptoms in cats differ from those seen in humans since they don’t experience myocardial infarctions as a result of an unhealthy lifestyle and a diet high in fat. Knowing the symptoms of a cat heart attack can help a pet owner seek medical care before it’s too late.Continue Reading

Heart Murmurs. A cat’s heart has four chambers. Unoxygenated blood returning from the body enters the heart in the right atrium and passes through the tricuspid Heart murmurs are occasionally heard in cats and can indicate the presence of heart disease. The severity cannot be evaluated by the sound itself.Continue Reading