[The pathogenesis of epiphysiolysis in swine].

In the offspring of a sow suffering from epiphyseolysis a unilateral and bilateral epiphyseolysis occurred associated with high energy food and also partly due to low mineral food in 4 out of 7 piglets. A further animal showed apophyseolysis. Compared to the normal piglets there was no difference observed concerning the parameter of the bone metabolism (Ca… CONTINUE READING