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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience.
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My cat (1 year old) has had cloudy eyes for a week now took

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my cat (1 year old) has had cloudy eyes for a week now took her to vet and am waiting to go to eye specialist vet - but today she is not eating and doesn't seem herself whimpers when i pick her up. I'm worried,
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 4 months ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on Winter, please?

I believe that you're describing uveitis - inflammation of the iris and its attachments - in Winter and because she's also systemically ill, a systemic infection needs to be considered as causing the uveitis. In cats, toxoplasmosis, FIP virus, feline leukemia virus, feline immunodeficiency virus, a systemic mycosis (fungal infection), and bartonellosis are important consideratins.