Diagnosing Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (IMHA) in Cats

Objective

Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia can be difficult to confirm in cats. This trial is examining the utility of ANA (antinuclear antibody) for the diagnosis.

Incentives

  • Study covers cost of ANA (antinuclear antibody) test

Samples required

  • Blood

Inclusion Criteria

  • Any cat with hematocrit less than 25%
  • Hospitalized @ OVC

Researchers

Dr. Tony Ogg (PI)

Contact

Email: clinical.research@uoguelph.ca

Vicky Sabine, PhD
Clinical Research Coordinator
Email: vsabine@uoguelph.ca; Work Cell #: 226-218-0338


Funded by OVC Pet Trust