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"Fanconi syndrome"




  1. photo FDA investigation confirms that thousands of dogs died from contaminated China-based jerky treatsFDA investigation confirms that thousands of dogs died from contaminated China-based jerky treatsNews
    and urinary cases have tested positive for Fanconi syndrome, which is when the kidney tubes release substances into the urine that, under normal circumstances, are supposed to be released into the bloodRead more
  2. photo Thousands of Pets Dead or Sick From Tainted Chinese TreatsThousands of Pets Dead or Sick From Tainted Chinese TreatsArticle
    bleeding, and a rare kidney disorder called Fanconi syndrome. The FDA has conducted 1,200 tests on various brands of treats, but has so far not discovered any clear cause of the illnesses.  Even severalRead more

Fanconi syndrome

Disease

Fanconi syndrome (also known as Fanconi's syndrome) is a disease of the proximal renal tubules of the kidney in which glucose, amino acids, uric acid, phosphate and bicarbonate are passed into the urine, instead of being reabsorbed. Fanconi syndrome affects the proximal tubule, which is the first part of the tubule to process fluid after it is filtered through the glomerulus. It may be...More