Diagnosing Pancreatitis in Cats

Objective

Pancreatitis can be difficult to confirm in cats. This trial is examining the utility of fPLI (feline pancreatic lipase immunoreactivity) for the diagnosis.

Incentives

  • Study covers cost of fPLI (feline pancreatic lipase immunoreactivity) test

Samples Required

  • Blood

Inclusion Criteria

Any cat with any of following

  • elevated serum creatinine
  • unexplained depression
  • gastrointestinal signs
  • abdominal pain

Hospitalized @ OVC


Researchers

Dr. Tony Ogg (PI)

Contact

Email: clinical.research@uoguelph.ca

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


Funded by OVC Pet Trust