Gangrenous form of stomatitis
Gangrenous form of stomatitis is very dangerous, it is associated with severe lesions of the oral cavity pet. Strong gangrenous lesions and non-healing sores of the mouth often accompany serious immune disorders and leukemia.
Symptoms of gangrenous stomatitis may be:
- severe damage tissues and mucous membranes, ulcers on the tongue, gums and cheeks are larger in diameter, may be purulent "edging";
- salivating at the background of the lack of appetite;
- swelling of the lips and cheeks;
- strong and bad breath;
- swollen lymph nodes under the jaw.
All of these symptoms occur against the backdrop of severe general condition. Without concomitant treatment stomatitis can take a chronic form, and then no treatment will not be able to completely rid the cat of the disease.
Some breeds of cats have a genetic predisposition to diseases of the oral cavity. In particular, gingivostomatitis - inflammation of the gums along with mucosal inflammation. He is more prone to breed Maine Coon, the Sphinx, British and Scots.