Cat.No. KIT 043
Dog NGAL (Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin)
NGAL determination allows kidney injury to be detected almost as soon as it occurs, and not at the later stage when the consequences of impaired kidney function can be detected by existing routine tests and the damage has been consolidated.
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