Feline Cortisol (fCOR)
Cortisol, also known as hydrocortisone, is a hormone secreted by the adrenal glands in response to stress, it has anti-inflammation and blood pressure maintenance effect..
Excessive fCOR leads to Cushing’s syndrome.
Lack of fCOR leads to Addison’s disease
Rapid test in 10 minutes
Sensitive biomarker for feline adrenal cortical function
1: Cushing’s syndrome (feline hyperadrenocorticism)
Symptoms: excess thirst and urination, symmetrical hair loss, abdominal swelling
2: Addison’s syndrome (feline hypoadrenocorticism)
Anorexia, weakness, weight loss
1: body checkup of aged canine (4-6 years old and above)
2: diagnose of adrenal cortical function and treatment
3: diagnose of Cushing’s syndrome and treatment
4: diagnose of Addison’s disease and treatment