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For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

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  • SPECIES:
    • CANINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • URINARY
  • ORGAN:
    • KIDNEY
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • PAPILLARY NECROSIS
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • STEINBERG
  • INSTITUTION:
    • University of Wisconsin
  • GENPATH:
    • NORMAL/COAGULATIVE NECROSIS
  • COMMENTS:
    • Papillary necrosis may result from toxin, such as NSAIDS, or other processes that increase pressure and subsequently collapse vessels, in the renal pa;illa, such as obstruction, amyloid, etc.