Distal Renal Tubular Acidosis in a Terrier Presented for Dehydration, Lethargy and Hepatopathy.
VETERINARIAN SPECIALTY CASE STUDY Renal tubular acidosis (RTA) is a group of rare disorders that lead to metabolic acidosis with normal anion gap. In dogs, cases are often “idiopathic,” whereas in cats, dRTA has been associated with pyelonephritis and hepatic lipidosis. By Mickila Collins, DVM Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine 1. Referral Ostin, a […]