Experimental model of tympanic colic (acute abdomen) in chinchillas (Chinchilla lanigera)


Digestive disorders caused by sudden changes in diet or inappropriate diet are among the most common disorders of the digestive system. Cecal or intestinal tympany, one consequence of inappropriate diet, is characterized by the accumulation of gases, marked distension of the cecum and colon and the induction of inflammatory processes. To know the effects of… (More)
DOI: 10.5625/lar.2014.30.3.136


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@inproceedings{MartinezPereira2014ExperimentalMO, title={Experimental model of tympanic colic (acute abdomen) in chinchillas (Chinchilla lanigera)}, author={Malcon Andrei Martinez-Pereira and Raphaela da Cunha Franceschi and B{\'a}rbara Paranhos Coelho and Gustavo da Rosa F{\"u}nkler and Denise Maria Zancan}, booktitle={Laboratory animal research}, year={2014} }