Subclinical ketosis in lactating dairy cattle.

  • Todd F. Duffield
  • Published 2000 in
    The Veterinary clinics of North America. Food…


Subclinical ketosis is an important and common condition of early-lactation dairy cattle. It is associated with losses in milk production and increased risk of periparturient disease. Prevention depends on several factors, including proper transition-cow nutrition, management of body condition, and the use of certain feed additives such as niacin, propylene… (More)


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@article{Duffield2000SubclinicalKI, title={Subclinical ketosis in lactating dairy cattle.}, author={Todd F. Duffield}, journal={The Veterinary clinics of North America. Food animal practice}, year={2000}, volume={16 2}, pages={231-53, v} }