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Urinary Tract Disorders

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Veterinary Diagnostics Center

offsite link Cystinuria In Newfoundland Dogs by Sharon Gwaltney DVM PhD

offsite link Canine Inherited Disorders Database

offsite linkCanine Cystinuira Center

Thanks to the work of veterinary researcher Dr. Paula Henthorn at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, there is now a DNA test available which can determine the genetic status of individual Newfoundlands

Ectopic Ureter


offsite linkEctopic Ureter by Dr. Daniel A. Degner

offsite link Ectopic Ureters - Michigan Vet Specialists

Veterinary Genetics Lab UC Davis -affected participants needed



a.Control of Canine Genetic Diseases by GeorgeA. Padgett; MacMillan Publishing Company; New York, NY, Copyright © 1998 ISBN: 0876050046
b. A Guide to Hereditary and Congenital Diseases in Dogs Publishedby The Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights, P.O. Box 208, Davis, CA95617-0208, August 1997
c. CONSULTANT: A Diagnostic SupportSystem For Veterinary Medicine by Dr. Maurice E. White, Cornell VeterinaryMedicine, Ithaca, NY, Copyright ©1999


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