International Society for Companion Animal Infectious Diseases (ISCAID) guidelines for the diagnosis and management of bacterial urinary tract infections in dogs and cats
The Veterinary Journal, Volume 247, May 2019, Pages 8-25 J. Scott Weese, Joseph Blondeaub, Dawn Boothe, Luca Guardabassi, Nigel Gumley, Mark Papich, Lisbeth Rem Jessen, Michael Lappin, Shelley Rankin, Jodi L.Westropp, Jane Sykes
These guidelines provide recommendations for the diagnosis and management of bacterial urinary tract infections in dogs and cats.
Sporadic bacterial cystitis, recurrent bacterial cystitis, pyelonephritis, bacterial prostatitis, and subclinical bacteriuria are addressed.
Issues pertaining to urinary catheters, medical dissolution of uroliths and prophylaxis for urological procedures are discussed.