Jasper’s Thromboembolism

Jasper’s Thromboembolism

Jasper was bought in to St Kitts with a sudden paralysis of both of his hind legs. Both of his hind legs were very cold and painful and he had no palpable pulse. All of these factors indicated that Jasper had suffered a Thromboembolism.
A thromboembolism is the formation of a blood clot in the circulatory system that breaks loose and is carried by the bloodstream until it lodges in a blood vessel and blocks it.
It occurs most commonly in cats Read More »