Miscellaneous Toxicities and Deficiencies

Chapter 16 Miscellaneous Toxicities and Deficiencies

TABLE 16-2 Diagnostic Sample Submission for Suspected Toxicities

Alive Dead
CBC Aqueous humor, 2 ml
Chemistry 1 kg rumen contents:
Coagulation profile (blue tube) frozen, check pH
Save EDTA and heparin samples separated from cells 100 g feces: frozen
  Liver and kidney:
Serum sample 100 g frozen and
Special tubes for mineral analysis another sample in
Urine formalin
Feed: 1 refrigerated and 1 frozen in airtight container Brain: frozen and formalin
Water sample: same as feed storage Fat (omental or abdominal): 100 g frozen
Rumen contents and feces: 100 g leak-proof container and refrigerated  
Suspect materials, e.g., pasture, chemicals  


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