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I just found out today that mu shih Tzu has kidney disease
I just found out today that mu shih Tzu has kidney disease her sdma is 65 , creatine is 8.5 and bun is 123 … read more
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I have a double merle male Aussie (approx. 1.5 years). His
Hi! I have a double merle male Aussie (approx. 1.5 years). His breath smells like urine pretty frequently and he seems to sleep quite a bit. He's been this way since I got him last November, and I had… read more
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My dog Adella is currently 5 years old. Her yearly bloodwork
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My dog's sdma is slightly elevated, bun is fine, creatinine
My dog's sdma is slightly elevated, bun is fine, creatinine was 1.3. He has a full blood panel and urinalysis. Urine was less concentrated than it should be according to vet but I don't have the numbe… read more
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My 13 1/2 year old lab was diagnosed with Chronic Kidney
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My 6 year old dog's blood work was completely normal but his
My 6 year old dog's blood work was completely normal but his urine test (after not drinking all night) showed a borderline low specific gravity (1.018). Vet wants low protein diet. 1) does my dog real… read more
Dr. Kara
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My dog is a 12 year old poodle mix. She had elevated ALP
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petdrz
petdrz
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Doctoral Degree
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I. I'm worried by results from recent blood tests he had
I'm worried by results from recent blood tests he had done. My normal vet was out of town when the results came back and his substitute vet suggested I just have him rechecked in 6 months. But when I googled his results it is sayig he may have things like kidney or liver disease, bone cancer, or some other form of cancer or infection. I don't want to wait 6 months if it could be something that serious. :-(( … read more
Dr. Alleyne
Dr. Alleyne
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What does a high blood platelet count 624 (ref.170-400 10^3/ml)
What does a high blood platelet count 624 (ref.170-400 10^3/ml) indicate in a 7 pound Maltese dog,9 years old. These areas are also high:Urea Nitrogen 39(ref. 6-31 mg/dl), Bun/creatinine Ratio 33 (ref… read more
Dr. Altman
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Doctoral Degree
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Results of urinalysis showed: specific gravity 1.028.
Results of urinalysis showed: specific gravity 1.028. Protein 2+. PH: 6.5. EPI Cell: rare(0-1) Lipid droplets present. All else negative or none seen.… read more
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A few weeks ago my dog had an abnormal creatinine value on
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Dr. Joey
Dr. Joey
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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Doctor,My dog a mixed lab 10 years old has slightly elevated CRE 1.
Hi Doctor, My dog a mixed lab 10 years old has slightly elevated CRE 1.6..What does this mean Does it mean he has kidney disease The vet put him on urinary so.....it looks like it does not work for hi… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
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Doctoral Degree
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My female spayed 6 yr old dog has had 3-4 nights of urinary
My female spayed 6 yr old dog has had 3-4 nights of urinary incontinence along with licking the area there. The vet did a urinalysis and blood work. It showed no bladder infection, and the ph was a li… read more
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Dr. Deb
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if my senior dog is showing no protein or blood in his urine
if my senior dog is showing no protein or blood in his urine but his creatinine level and BUN level remain high what is the expected life span… read more
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dog: blood work..his bloodwork came back with bun..creatinine
Hi, I did blood work on my dog. He is a 3 year old shih tzu with no problems. His bloodwork came back with bun at 28 mg/dl and creatinine at 2.5. He also had his MCH at 26.2, MCHC 37.4 and Neutrophil … read more
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Dog 9 year old female dalmatian, 65 pounds over the past
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I have 2 5 1/2 month old Shih Tzu females. At their pre-op
I have 2 5 1/2 month old Shih Tzu females. At their pre-op blood work, both had elevated BUN levels, one at 39 the other at 81. Both are fed high quality/high protien. Neither had any issue with creat… read more
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