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Recent Publications


Below is a list of recent publications. When available links are provided.

Efficacy of two commercially available, low-magnesium, urine-acidifying dry foods for the dissolution of struvite uroliths in cats. Lulich JP, Kruger JM, Macleay JM, Merrils JM, Paetau-Robinson I, Albasan H, Osborne CA.  J Am Vet Med Assoc 2013, Oct 15:243(8); 1147-53.

Urethral Plugs in Dogs,  A.T. Stiller, J.P. Lulich, and E. Furrow, Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Volume 28, Issue 2, pages 324-330.  March/April 2014.

Kidney stone insight in dogs could boost relief for humans, too. 
March2014, Health Talk, University of Minnesota's Academic Health Center

2010 Hill's Pet Nutrition Multimodal Management of FLUTD Proceedings

Calcium Oxalate Uroliths - Making the Diagnosis and Decreasing Recurrence

Medical Management of Struvite in Cats

Safely Unobstructing the Urethra of Male Cats

DVM Newsmagazine

Canine and Feline Urolith Epidemiology:  1981 - 2013, Aug 1, 2014

Feline urolith epidemiology update: 1981 to 2011, June 1, 2012

Veterinary canine urolith epidemiology: 1981-2011 , May 1, 2012

Feline Urethral Plugs 2010, August 1, 2011

Canine Urolith Epidemiology: 1981 to 2010, July 1, 2011

Feline Urolith Epidemiology:  1981 to 2010, June 1, 2011

Canine urolith update, 2009:  Perspectives from the Minnesota Urolith Center, July 2010

Epidemiology of feline uroliths and urethral plugs:  Update 1981 to 2009, June 2010

Is your crystalluria interpretation crystal clear?. May 2010

Urine strips; Maximizing the diagnostic value, April 2009

7 steps to perform retrograde urohydropropulsion, March 2009

Canine retrograde urohydropropulsion: A standard of care, February 2009

Unmasking the toxic culprit(s) in pet-food recalls, September 2008

Quantitative urolith analysis:  A standard of practice?, December 2007

Urinalysis:  What is your interpretation, September 2007

How would you manage a prolapsed urethra in an English Bulldog, Sept 2006

What is the significance of pyuria? May 2006

Therapeutic Caveats:  Difficult Urinary Tract Infections, August 2005

Diagnostic Caveats for Difficult Bacterial Urinary Tract Infections, July 2005

Minimizing pseudo-recurrent urolithiasis, May 2005

The Role of Nutrition in Management of Canine and Feline Urolithiasis, DVM In Focus, 40-43, June 2004

Diagnostic Analysis of Urinalysis, Jun 1, 2004

Improving Management of Urolithiasis: Feline Sterile Struvite Uroliths, Urethral Plugs, May 1, 2004

Improving Management of Urolithiasis: Canine Struvite Uroliths  April 1, 2004

Improving Management of Urolithiasis: Feline Calcium Oxalate Uroliths March 1, 2004

Improving Management of Urolithiasis: Therapeutic Caveats Feb 1, 2004

Improving Management of Urolithiasis: Diagnostic Caveats, Jan 1, 2004

How to Simplify Management of Complex Uroliths, Sept 1, 2003

How Would You Manage Uroliths in a Puppy?, Nov 1, 2003

How Would You Manage Feline Xanthine Urocystoliths, May 1, 2003

How Would You Manage Cystine Urocystoliths in a Female Siamese Cat?, Feb 1, 2003

Nephroliths in a Cat: What is Your Diagnosis, July 1, 2003

Urolith Quiz: Can You Identify the Mineral Composition of These Stones?
DVM Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine, Nov 1, 2002

How Common are Urate Uroliths in Female Dalmatians?, DVM Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine, May 1, 2002

Other Publications

Canine Uroliths: Frequently asked questions and their answers, Vet Clin Small Anim 39 (2008) 161–181

Trends in the Frequency of Calcium Oxalate Uroliths in the Upper Urinary Tract of Cats JAAHA, 41: 39-46 (2005)

Effects of Diet on Urine Composition of Cats with Calcium Oxalate Urolithiasis
JAAHA, 40: 185-191 (2004)


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