Portosystemic Shunts in Dogs: A Plain English Guide (2023)

Portosystemic Shunts in Dogs

Portosystemic shunts (PSS) in dogs are a complex medical condition that can be daunting for pet owners to grasp. This condition involves abnormal blood flow, bypassing the liver. Normally, blood from the intestines, spleen, and pancreas travels through the liver where toxins are removed before it enters general circulation. In dogs with PSS, this blood … Read more