Pathology of bloat century in animals due to the fact that lid margin, which normally should be well fitting to the eyeball, are wrapped inside, and gentle contact with the cornea coat .Because of this pathological development of the century is a constant mechanical irritation of the eyes.As a result, you may notice that the animal watery eyes, the cornea greatly irritated and often appear conjunctivitis.Over time, untreated volvulus century leads to perforation (through injury) and corneal ulcers.
turns out that age tend to bloat the cats and dogs of certain breeds .So, volvulus century in dogs is most common in breeds such as the Chow Chow and Shar Pei.This eye disease in dogs results in their natural "folding" of the skin.B
This eye disease can be either congenital or acquired .Congenital entropion century in cats can be seen when the kittens open their eyes, what happens on the 10-15 days of their lives.In dogs, the symptoms of bloat century appear in the first three months of life.But, theoretically, this eye disease can appear at any age animal.Also do not forget that the inversion can be both upper and lower eyelid, and sometimes both.
If the adult animal has started to develop volvulus century, reasons for the emergence of this disease may be several .For adult dogs to bloat century very often lead to weight problems.The fat that is deposited under the skin, stretches it thickens and weights.As a result, skin age can not handle the load, and wrapped inside.
But not only animal obesity leads to the development of twisting century. Any trauma or other eye diseases can also cause the appearance of twisting .Often preceded by conjunctivitis bloat or foreign body in the eye of the animal.Even eye injury can also lead to bloat century.All this is due to the fact that the muscles of the eyeball can overextend and move inside the orbit of the eye.The result is that the size of the eye does not correspond to the anatomical shape of the orbit, and the lid, in turn, begins to be wrapped inside.
At the initial stage of the disease volvulus century can be treated with ointments, drops and other drugs .But in all other cases, unfortunately, have to resort to surgery.At a late stage of the disease ointments or drops, which can be used not yield the desired results.Of course, at the time of their application can be seen improvement in the eyes of the animal.But after the end of treatment, all the symptoms return.
To avoid such consequences, should always monitor the state of the eye of the animal .Pay particular attention to the health of the eyes of a cat or dog to all owners of animals that are genetically prone to develop bloat century.From time to time to show your pet to the vet so that he could just identify any deviations in the health of your pet.It is also very important to adhere to the rules of hygiene eye for animals that are likely to develop bloat century.For any injury or illness should be isolated area of the eye, the animal itself is not able to bring a secondary infection or cause yourself more damage.