Struvite

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Struv´ite


n.1.(Min.) A crystalline mineral found in guano. It is a hydrous phosphate of magnesia and ammonia.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Cats with idiopathic cystitis (bladder inflammation of unknown cause) may have struvite crystalluria (struvite crystals in the urine).
Struvite crystalluria in dogs is not a problem unless there is a concurrent bacterial urinary tract infection with a urease-producing microbe.