Glucose tolerance testing in llamas and alpacas.

TitleGlucose tolerance testing in llamas and alpacas.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsCebra CK, Tornquist SJ, Van Saun RJ, Smith BB
JournalAmerican journal of veterinary research
Volume62
Issue5
Pagination682-6
Date Published2001 May
ISSN0002-9645
KeywordsAnimals, Blood Glucose, Camelids, New World, Fatty Acids, Nonesterified, Female, Glucose Tolerance Test, Hydrocortisone, Insulin, Lactic Acid, Male
Abstract

To determine blood glucose clearance in 2 species of New World camelids after IV challenge and to examine mechanisms of this clearance.

Alternate JournalAm. J. Vet. Res.