Aortic Body Tumor, Mitral Insufficiency, Pulmonary Hypertension
Aortic Body Tumor, Severe Mitral Insufficiency, Severe Pulmonary Hypertension. Sono-Pathology; 3 For 1 Deal.
Case presentation, echocardiogram performed by Eric Lindquist DMV (Italy), DABVP (Canine & Feline Practice). Founder SonoPath.com, Manager New Jersey Mobile Associates, Sparta, NJ, USA. Assessment & Tx recommendations by Dr. Peter Modler, Dipl.-Tzt. Dr.med.vet., FTA für Kleintiere (Small Animal Specialist, Austria).
History: Fiona is an 11-year-old Yorkshire Terrier that presented for exercise intolerance but was otherwise normal. A grade 4/6 left sided murmur in the region of the mitral valve was noted on clinical exam. Blood pressure was 270/155 mmHg with a heart rate of 150 BPM.