Cystinuria

Cystinuria Research – Recruitment of Dogs!

Cystinuria is a hereditary condition that causes the formation of cystine stones in the urinary tract. Urinary tract stones cause pain when urinating, bloody urine, and blockage of the urinary tract. Blockage of the urinary tract is a life-threatening condition that requires immediate veterinary care. Cystine stones occur predominantly in male dogs (98 %).