Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Kidney: renal hypoplasia

Contributor(s): Phil Nicholls

Introduction

  • Cause: failure or partial failure of metanephros to generate nephrons.
  • Signs: nephrons and collecting system present are normally developed.
  • Breed-related incidence - particularly Bedlington Terrier Bedlington Terrier.
  • Treatment: none.
  • Prognosis: poor long-term.

Diagnosis

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