Copper toxicity in confinement-housed ram lambs.


Fourteen Suffolk rams (6 mo) were diagnosed with chronic copper poisoning. Preliminary results indicated that a combination of serum aspartate aminotransferase, gamma glutamyltransferase, and copper could be used as a test so that high risk lambs could be treated more aggressively.

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@article{Lewis1997CopperTI, title={Copper toxicity in confinement-housed ram lambs.}, author={N. J. Lewis and A. H. Fallah-Rad and Melissa L . O ’ Connor}, journal={The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue vétérinaire canadienne}, year={1997}, volume={38 8}, pages={496-8} }