Author Topic: New Lab test for CKD "SDMA"  (Read 26511 times)

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New Lab test for CKD "SDMA"
« on: November 23, 2015, 08:16:55 AM »
A new test by IDEXX came out earlier this year that can be used along with BUN/Creatinine tests to assess kidney function.  The SDMA increases in dogs with CKD on average 9.5 months earlier than creatinine, allowing earlier diagnosis and treatment.
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