Paradigm changes in the role of nutrition for the management of canine and feline urolithiasis.

@article{Osborne2009ParadigmCI,
  title={Paradigm changes in the role of nutrition for the management of canine and feline urolithiasis.},
  author={Carl A. Osborne and J P Lulich and Dru Forrester and Hasan Albasan},
  journal={The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice},
  year={2009},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={127-41}
}
Results of experimental and clinical investigation have confirmed the importance of dietary modifications in medical protocols designed to promote dissolution and prevention of uroliths. The objectives of medical management of uroliths are to arrest further growth and to promote urolith dissolution by correcting or controlling underlying abnormalities. For therapy to be most effective, it must promote undersaturation of urine with lithogenic crystalloids by 1) increasing the urine solubility of… CONTINUE READING