Ask Elizabeth

December 2015 Issue

Cats and Anesthesia

She’s worried about anesthesia for her cat’s dental procedure.

I am the proud mother of a middle-aged cat who requires extraction of two molars because of resorptive lesions [a painful disease in which resorption destroys the teeth]. I am very concerned about the anesthesia required for this extraction, and I wanted to ask if you can provide some insight regarding how best to assure that he is treated safely during this procedure.

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