Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Mary Labato

Clinical Professor

Nephrology, Urology, Small Animal Medicine
Small Animal Medicine

Campus Phone:
508-839-5395

Fax:
508-839-7922

Education

  • DVM - Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine - 1983

Board Certification

  • ACVIM

Consensus recommendations for immunosuppressive treatment of dogs with glomerular disease based on established pathology

Author(s):Segev, G. | Cowgill, L.D. | Heiene, R. | Labato, M.A. | Polzin, D.J.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Current techniques in peritoneal dialysis

Author(s):Ross, L.A. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Peritoneal Dialysis

Author(s):Ross, L.A. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders in Small Animal Practice

Feline acute Kidney injury: 1. Pathophysiology, etiology and etiology-specific management considerations

Author(s):Monaghan, K. | Nolan, B. | Labato, M.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery

Feline acute kidney injury: 2. Approach to diagnosis, treatment and prognosis

Author(s):Monaghan, K. | Nolan, B. | Labato, M.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery

Preliminary pharmacokinetics and cardiovascular effects of fenoldopam continuous rate infusion in six healthy dogs

Author(s):Bloom, C.A. | Labato, M.A. | Hazarika, S. | Court, M.H.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

It's a 'kidney' not a 'renal'

Author(s):Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Intermittent Hemodialysis for Small Animals

Author(s):Bloom, C.A. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice

Peritoneal Dialysis in Cats with Acute Kidney Injury: 22 Cases (2001-2006)

Author(s):Cooper, R.L. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Peritoneal Dialysis in Veterinary Medicine

Author(s):Cooper, R.L. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice

Preface: Kidney Diseases and Renal Replacement Therapies

Author(s):Acierno, M.J. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice

Treatment of a dog with severe baclofen intoxication using hemodialysis and mechanical ventilation

Author(s):Torre, D.M. | Labato, M.A. | Rossi, T. | Foley, C. | O'Toole, T.E.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Guidelines for the identification, evaluation, and management of systemic hypertension in dogs and cats

Author(s):Brown, S. | Atkins, C. | Bagley, R. | Carr, A. | Cowgill, L. | Davidson, M. | Egner, B. | Elliott, J. | Henik, R. | Labato, M. | Littman, M. | Polzin, D. | Ross, L. | Snyder, P. | Stepien, R.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Lithotripsy

Author(s):Lane, I.F. | Labato, M.A. | Adams, L.G.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine

Peritoneal dialysis

Author(s):Ross, L.A. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Disorders in Small Animal Practice

Disorders of Micturition

Author(s):Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Saunders Manual of Small Animal Practice

Canine incontinence

Author(s):Acierno, M.J. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian

Serum concentrations of the third component of complement in healthy dogs and dogs with protein-losing nephropathy

Author(s):Acierno, M.J. | Labato, M.A. | Stern, L.C. | Mukherjee, J. | Jakowski, R.M. | Ross, L.A.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: American Journal of Veterinary Research

Retrospective evaluation of total parenteral nutrition in cats: 40 Cases (1991-2003)

Author(s):Crabb, S.E. | Freeman, L.M. | Chan, D.L. | Labato, M.A.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

ACVIM small animal consensus statement on lyme disease in dogs: Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention

Author(s):Littman, M.P. | Goldstein, R.E. | Labato, M.A. | Lappin, M.R. | Moore, G.E.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

General Research Interests

  • Nephrology/Urology Disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Interventional Endourology
  • Regenerative Medicine

Selected Research Projects

  • Acute Kidney Injury, Glomerulonephritis, Biomarkers
  • Feline Urethral Obstructions
  • Renal Replacement Therapy

Teaching

  • Micturition Disorders: Small Animal Medicine & Surgery
  • Micturition Disorders, Non-Neurogenic: Renal Pathophysiology
  • Drugs for the Kidney & Lower Urinary Tract Disorders: Renal Pathophysiology
  • Case Examples: Renal Pathophysiology
  • Ethical Issues & Euthanasia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis: A Case Example - Respiratory Pathophysiology

Research Interests by Area

Regenerative Medicine
  • Clinical application of stem cells for renal disease.
Spontaneous Animal Disease Models
  • Renal failure, protein-losing nephropathy in cats and dogs, hemodialysis, amyloidosis, interstitial nephritis, uro- and nephrolithiasis, glomerulonephritis, polycystic kidney disease

Research Interests by Organ System and Disease

Renal Diseases
  • Acute renal failure, glomerulonephritis