Is a surgery in your pet's future? If it is, you probably have a few questions about pre- and post-surgery care. Paying close attention to care recommendations will help you ensure that the surger ...View Article
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Cardiology is the branch of medicine that treats diseases of the cardiovascular system, which includes the heart and blood vessels. This encompasses such problems as congestive heart failure, hypertension, dilated and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, and valvular disorders. Because the function of the heart and lungs are interrelated, veterinary cardiologists are also knowledgeable about lung disease as well as diseases of the chest cavity. A veterinary cardiologist is a licensed veterinarian who has obtained intensive additional training in veterinary cardiology.
Chronic Valve Disease (endocardiosis)
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomypathy (ARVC)
Pulmonary, Cardiac and Thoracic neoplasia
PDA (patent ductus arteriosus)
TVD/MVD, (tricuspid and mitral valve dysplasia)
Atrial septal defect (ASD)
Ventricular septal defect (VSD)
Tetrology of Fallot