The Companion Animal Internal Medicine service at the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) provides comprehensive clinical trials to further veterinary research in the diagnosis and treatment of numerous diseases. The Companion Animal Internal Medicine service is specialized in offering diagnostic tests and procedures for immunologic, endocrine, infectious, genetic and toxic diseases; diseases of the liver, pancreas and gastrointestinal tract; diseases of the kidney and urinary tract, and disease of the respiratory system. To learn more about the Companion Animal Internal Medicine service at the OVC, please click here.
Assessment of a Novel Urine Biomarker for Acute Kidney Injury in Cats
Complete Title: Feline Acute Kidney Injury Study
The objective of this study is to assess the potential of a possible new marker of acute kidney injury. This includes oncology patients that develop kidney disease during the course of their disease.
- Severe systemic disease (including cancer)
- Aminoglycoside & NSAID therapies
- Low urinary tract obstruction
- Prerenal azotemia
- Exacerbation of chronic renal disease
- Acute renal failure