Effect of Xylazine-Ketamine Anesthesia on Blood ACTH, Cortisol, Adrenaline, Insulin and Glucose in Ovariohysterectomized Cats

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A study has been carried out with fourteen healthy mature cats in order to determine the effect of a xylazine-ketamine anesthetic protocol (group X/K) on blood concentrations of adrenaline, ACTH (adrenocorticotropic hormone), cortisol, insulin and glucose in comparison with a control group (group K—no anesthesia and surgery). The animals were randomly… (More)

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@inproceedings{Zlatozareva2015EffectOX, title={Effect of Xylazine-Ketamine Anesthesia on Blood ACTH, Cortisol, Adrenaline, Insulin and Glucose in Ovariohysterectomized Cats}, author={Nadya Zlatozareva and Bogdan Yanev Aminkov}, year={2015} }