Hyperlipemia in a population of aged donkeys: description, prevalence, and potential risk factors.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Hyperlipemia is a common disorder of the donkey, with mortality rates of up to 80% reported. Such a poor prognosis makes prevention of this disorder or amelioration in the early stages crucial. OBJECTIVES The objective of this study was to describe and determine the prevalence of hyperlipemia in a population of donkeys and to determine risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2011.00798.x

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