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Publication type: Journal Article
Document type: Review

Year: 2014

Author(s): Roland, L; Drillich, M; Iwersen, M

Title: Hematology as a diagnostic tool in bovine medicine.

Source: J Vet Diagn Invest. 2014; 26(5):592-598

Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:

Drillich Marc
Iwersen Michael

Vetmed Research Units
University Clinic for Ruminants, Clinical Unit of Herd Management in ruminants

The objective of the current review is to provide the reader with an overview of the bovine hematological profile. Sample collection, bovine reference ranges, and cattle-specific characteristics of erythrocyte, leukocyte, and platelet parameters are reviewed. Furthermore, diseases associated with abnormalities in the complete blood cell count of cattle are discussed.

Keywords Pubmed: Animals
Blood Cell Count/veterinary*
Cattle Diseases/blood*
Cattle Diseases/diagnosis
Reference Values

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