Characterization of subclinical bacteriuria, bacterial cystitis, and pyelonephritis in dogs with chronic kidney disease.

@article{Foster2018CharacterizationOS,
  title={Characterization of subclinical bacteriuria, bacterial cystitis, and pyelonephritis in dogs with chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Jonathan D Foster and Harathi Krishnan and Stephen P Cole},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2018},
  volume={252 10},
  pages={1257-1262}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of bacteriuria (ie, a positive microbial culture result for ≥ 1 urine sample) in dogs with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and characterize findings of subclinical bacteriuria (SBU), bacterial cystitis, or pyelonephritis in these patients. DESIGN Retrospective, observational study. ANIMALS 182 dogs. PROCEDURES Medical… CONTINUE READING