Clinical pathology of llamas and alpacas.

TitleClinical pathology of llamas and alpacas.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsTornquist SJ
JournalThe Veterinary clinics of North America. Food animal practice
Volume25
Issue2
Pagination311-22
Date Published2009 Jul
ISSN1558-4240
KeywordsAnimals, Blood Cell Count, Blood Chemical Analysis, Blood Coagulation, Camelids, New World
Abstract

Clinical laboratory data including hematology, hemostasis, biochemical, and cytologic findings contribute to diagnosis and monitoring of numerous conditions in camelids. Establishment of reference intervals and descriptions of normal components of fluids in these species have improved our ability to interpret test results.

DOI10.1111/j.1365-3164.2011.00980.x
Alternate JournalVet. Clin. North Am. Food Anim. Pract.