Diagnostic Testing Service

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (GFB004)

Specimen type

EDTA whole blood

Contents

  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the most common cardiac disease in cats. Affected cats are at risk of sudden cardiac death due to defects that produce increased left ventricular heart muscle thickness.
  • Maine Coon, Ragamuffin, Ragdoll and related outcrosses