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Serologic and hematologic values of bison in Colorado.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  739589     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Recent economic and aesthetic interest in North American bison (Bison bison) has lead to increased interstate transport of these animals. Serologic and hematologic standards for bison are needed to detect disease in transported animals as well as within herds. This paper describes variation in blood physiological parameters in bison caused by variations in diet and season. Blood was taken from six bison and analyzed for serologic and hematologic parameters. Significant variation was found in blood urea nitrogen, chloride, cholesterol, creatinine, eosinophil, glucose, hemoglobin, lactic dehydrogenase, leukocyte, packed cell volume, potassium, serum globulin, serum glutamic oxalacetic transaminase, SGPT, and sodium levels between animals receiving a high energy-high nitrogen diet and animals receiving a low energy-low nitrogen diet.
Authors:
E O Keith; J E Ellis; R W Phillips; M M Benjamin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of wildlife diseases     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0090-3558     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Wildl. Dis.     Publication Date:  1978 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-04-26     Completed Date:  1979-04-26     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0244160     Medline TA:  J Wildl Dis     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  493-500     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Artiodactyla / blood*
Aspartate Aminotransferases / blood
Blood Proteins / analysis
Blood Urea Nitrogen
Colorado
Diet
Female
Male
Seasons
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Blood Proteins; EC 2.6.1.1/Aspartate Aminotransferases

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