Plasma and urine electrolyte and mineral concentrations in Thoroughbred horses with recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis after consumption of diets varying in cation-anion balance.

TitlePlasma and urine electrolyte and mineral concentrations in Thoroughbred horses with recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis after consumption of diets varying in cation-anion balance.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsMcKenzie EC, Valberg SJ, Godden SM, Pagan JD, Carlson GP, MacLeay JM, De La Corte FD
JournalAmerican journal of veterinary research
Volume63
Issue7
Pagination1053-60
Date Published2002 Jul
ISSN0002-9645
KeywordsAnimal Feed, Animals, Anions, Blood Chemical Analysis, Cations, Diet, Electrolytes, Feces, Female, Horse Diseases, Horses, Hydrogen-Ion Concentration, Rhabdomyolysis, Urinalysis
Abstract

To determine whether plasma, urine, and fecal electrolyte and mineral concentrations differ between clinically normal horses and Thoroughbreds with recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis (RER) after consumption of diets varying in cation-anion balance.

Alternate JournalAm. J. Vet. Res.