KETOSIS

A condition characterized by a lack of appetite, especially for concentrates and an abnormally high concentration of ketone bodies (e.g., acetone, hydroxy-butyrate) in the blood. Ketosis or acetonemia occurs when the cow mobilizes large amounts of body reserves in early lactation.




Keywords:KETOSIS   Doc ID:56245
Owner:Antonio A.Group:DS 414 Ruminant Nutrition
Created:2015-09-13 13:07 CSTUpdated:2020-08-30 14:31 CST
Sites:DS 414 Ruminant Nutrition, DS 825 Ruminant Nutrition Physiology
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