Abnormal Urine Outflow Due to Urinary Bladder Dysfunction in Cats

Vesicourachal Diverticula in Cats
Vesicourachal diverticula occurs when a fetus' urachus -- embryological canal or tube connecting the placenta with urinary bladder of fetus -- fails to close. This congenital condition impairs the animal's normal urine outflow and makes it susceptible to urinary tract infections. Moreover, the condition may persist indefinitely if not treated properly.
Symptoms and Types

Blood in urine (hematuria)
Painful urination (

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