Endocrinology (Hormonal disorders)
Hormone disorders are commonly seen in companion animals and are more typical in certain breeds. Diagnosis may be based on the history and physical exam or can include blood work, urinalysis and other laboratory tests.
Most hormone diseases it pets can be successfully treated or controlled, and your pet can have a fully active, fun, and fruitful life for years to come!
Common Hormone Disorders in Pets:
- Cushing’s Disease
- Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid gland)
- Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid gland)
- Addison's Disease
- Pyometra (uterine infection)
- Perianal adenoma
- Testicular tumors