TITLE

Evaluation of serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) activity in dogs with chronic kidney disease

AUTHOR(S)
H-J. Ahn; C. Hyun
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;11/9/2013, Vol. 173 Issue 18, following p452
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a study which analyzes the diagnostic value of a serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) test in dogs with different stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The criteria for selecting dogs for the study, and the method for establishing a serum NGAL test are discussed. The use of serum NGAL test as an alternative biomarker for diagnosing CKD in dogs is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
91982217

 

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