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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
Urinary tract infection (UTI) occurs when bacteria colonize portions of the urinary tract that are normally sterile (i.e., kidney, ureter, bladder, and proximal urethra).
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
Acute renal failure is a clinical syndrome characterized by an abrupt increase of serum creatinine and blood urea nitrogen (BUN) concentrations to above normal (azotemia).
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
How common is hypercalcemia in cats?
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
Results of studies over the past 20 years indicate that idiopathic/interstitial cystitis in cats is the result of complex interactions between the bladder, nervous system, adrenal glands, husbandry practices, and the environment in which the cat lives.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
The causes of urinary incontinence classically are divided into neurogenic or non-neurogenic categories.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2011
See how one cat diagnosed with this syndrome was successfully treated.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2011
Look outside the urinary tract—as well as in the cat's environment—for diagnostic and therapeutic answers.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2011
This study examined the effect of an exogenous glycosaminoglycan on cats with this painful urinary condition.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
During the past two decades, clinical research has improved our abiilty to detect several types of lower urinary tract disease in male and female cats.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2011
From the 2011 ACVIM Forum: Does extralabel use of this drug promote urolith formation in dogs?
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2011
These guidelines may help counteract the rise in antibacterial resistance as well as lessen the overall impact of misuse on patient health.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2011
Dr. Joseph Bartges discusses how a new set of guidelines provide an important framework.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Feline lower urinary tract diseases are characterized by hematuria, pollakiuria, and dysuria, and are common problems encountered in feline practice. It is estimated that they affect over one half million cats in the United States annually. Although there are numerous recognized causes of these signs, the exact cause is never identified in the majority of cases.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Hyperthyroidism is one of the most commonly diagnosed diseases of the older cat. Geriatric cats with hyperthyroidism may also have concurrent chronic kidney disease (CKD). Systemic hypertension, proteinuria, and urinary tract infection (UTI) can be consequences of either hyperthyroidism or CKD.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2011
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a common problem that affects an estimated 0.5 to 7% of dogs. Radiographic signs of osteoarthritis (OA) occur in 20% of dogs.