What was wrong with Molly? 11yr spayed whippet. Respiratory distress, thick white mucous, choking cough, tired, losing weight, abnormal lung sounds, left systolic murmur
Degenerative mitral disease or mitral regurgitation. Mitral valve is thickened and no longer closing properly, so blood is flowing backward. Left heart failure. Pulmonary edema. Management (treat respiratory signs).