Use of Blood Gases and Lactic Acid Analyses in Diagnosis and Prognosis of Respiratory Diseases in Calves

@inproceedings{Nagy2006UseOB,
  title={Use of Blood Gases and Lactic Acid Analyses in Diagnosis and Prognosis of Respiratory Diseases in Calves},
  author={Oskar Nagy and Herbert Seidel and Iveta Paul{\'i}kov{\'a} and PAVOL MUDRO and GABRIEL KOV{\'A}},
  year={2006}
}
In calves suffering from chronic bronchopneumonia, marked arterial hypoxaemia (pO2 near the values normally found in venous blood – 4 up to 6 kPa) accompanied by various degree of hypercapnia was observed. Moreover, hypercapnia and subsequent respiratory acidosis were associated with metabolic compensation in the most cases blood pH values were found within… CONTINUE READING