ACVIM Small Animal Consensus Recommendations on the Treatment and Prevention of Uroliths in Dogs and Cats

J. P. Lulich, A. C. Berent, L. G. Adams, Joellen L Westropp, J. W. Bartges, C. A. Osborne

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Abstract

In an age of advancing endoscopic and lithotripsy technologies, the management of urolithiasis poses a unique opportunity to advance compassionate veterinary care, not only for patients with urolithiasis but for those with other urinary diseases as well. The following are consensus-derived, research and experience-supported, patient-centered recommendations for the treatment and prevention of uroliths in dogs and cats utilizing contemporary strategies. Ultimately, we hope that these recommendations will serve as a foundation for ongoing and future clinical research and inspiration for innovative problem solving.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1564-1574
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Volume30
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2016

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Keywords

  • Calcium Oxalate
  • Lithotripsy
  • Stent
  • Struvite

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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