Polycystic Kidney Disease
Most affected breeds
- Bull Terrier
Gharahkhani P, O'Leary CA, Kyaw-Tanner M,et al. A non-synonymous mutation in the canine Pkd1 gene is associated with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease in Bull Terriers. PLoS One. 2011;6(7):e22455.
O'Leary CA, Ghoddusi M, Huxtable CR. Renal pathology of polycystic kidney disease and concurrent hereditary nephritis in Bull Terriers. Aust Vet J. 2002 Jun;80(6):353-61.
Vagias M, Chanoit G, Bubenik-Angapen LJ,et al. Perioperative characteristics, histologic diagnosis, complications, and outcomes of dogs undergoing percutaneous drainage, sclerotherapy or surgical management of intrarenal cystic lesions: 18 dogs (2004-2021). BMC Vet Res. 2022 Jun 20;18(1):233.