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Management of Feline Idiopathic Cystitis (FIC) Using Probiotic Combination Treatment

Miyayu Soneta Sofyan, Nabiha Rosman, Bayu Krisnu, Juriah Binti Kamaludeen, Tri Bhawono Dadi and Herinda Pertiwi

Department of Veterinary Clinic, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Teaching Hospital Airlangga University, Jalan Mulyorejo, Surabaya 60115 East Java Indonesia

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal December 2019 : 96 (12) - pages 20 to 22
(Received: July, 2019, Accepted: August, 2019)


A 8 month old, male cat weighing 4.5kg short hair domestic breed was presented to Veterinary Teaching Hospital of Airlangga University Surabaya with the history of lethargy, urinating and defecating normally, and with pain when palpated in the lower abdomen for past 7 days. Based on X-ray and laboratory urine analysis, it was diagnosed as Feline Idiopatic Cystitis (FIC) which was treated with doxycyclin, diazepam, neurotropic vitamin, and probiotic Lactobacilus sp. orally

Key Words: Cat, Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease

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