Serum and urine biochemistry of Central Asian tortoises (Testudo horsfieldi)


This study was conducted in order to determine plasma and urine biochemical analytes in clinically healthy Central Asian tortoises. Fifteen apparently healthy adult tortoises from both sexes weighted 1,050.6 ± 81.4 g (935–1,155 g) were studied. Blood samples were collected from dorsal coccygeal veins into tubes containing EDTA. Plasma and urine… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00580-012-1545-z

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