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Q. Cat continually wants to eat. Can't be filled up. Sometimes just starts coughing and once in a while will spit up. I wondered if she had tapeworms

A. Worms can occasionally cause vomiting and a good quality, broad spectrum worm dose would be worthwhile although hairballs would be more likely given the history. I would also be cautious about hormonal disorders given the increased appetite, diabetes and thyroid disease can also cause increased appetite

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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