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Background: Vitamin D deficiency and related metabolic bone diseases in pet rabbits have been intermittently debated. In human research, the parathyroid hormone concentration in relation to the 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration is used to determine vitamin D deficiency. Thus, this study aimed to...

Author(s)
Mäkitaipale, J.; Sankari, S.; Sievänen, H.; Laitinen-Vapaavuori, O.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2020, 16, 403, pp (27 October 2020)
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Minerals, vitamins and additives.

A review on the physiological functions of the macro and microminerals required by rabbits was presented as well the their effect on the health and performance of the animals. This chapter also discussed the role of both fat soluble and water soluble vitamins in the digestion and health of rabbits...

Author(s)
Mateos, G. G.; García-Rebollar, P.; Blas, C. de
ISBN
2020 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789241273)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

Background and Aim: Rabbits often experience skin diseases. The beneficial effects of plant extracts and essential oils are well known in other species, but the properties of these natural ingredients have not been evaluated in rabbits in vivo. The objective of the current study was to evaluate the ...

Author(s)
Waisburd, G. S.; Cordero, A. M.; Núñez, C. R.; Contreras, L. M.; Cárdenas, R. H.; Gómez, L. G. B.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Wankaner, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2020, 13, 9, pp 1760-1763
Abstract

Background: The mammalian intestinal tract harbors diverse and dynamic microbial communities that play pivotal roles in host health, metabolism, immunity, and development. Average daily gain (ADG) is an important growth trait in meat rabbit industry. The effects of gut microbiota on ADG in meat ...

Author(s)
Fang ShaoMing; Chen Xuan; Pan JiaHua; Chen QiaoHui; Zhou LiWen; Wang ChongChong; Xiao TianFang; Gan QianFu
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Microbiology, 2020, 20, 116, pp (14 May 2020)
Abstract

We report effect of hemosome artificial erythrocyte loaded with vitamin K and erythropoietin on hematology in rabbits before, at 24h and 5 days after an induced hemorrhage. Groups of 5 rabbits each were injected IV of hemosomes with or without 0.21 mg/kg vitamin K or 925IU/kg Erythropoietin....

Author(s)
Albayati, M. A.; Alsamarraie, S. S.
Publisher
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia
Citation
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 2019, 23, 11, pp 1119-1136
Abstract

Type 2 Diabetes mellitus was induced in rabbits with 120 mg/kg alloxan and 50 mg/kg nicotinamide injected intraperitoneally (IP). The condition was confirmed by fasting blood glucose (FBS) of ≥200 mg/dl and insulin resistance >3 mg/dL at 2 weeks. We then intubated groups of 5 rabbits each with...

Author(s)
Farhan, W. T.; Abbas, D. A.
Publisher
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, Toowoomba, Australia
Citation
Online Journal of Veterinary Research, 2019, 23, 8, pp 763-775
AbstractFull Text

Collagen is synthesized and secreted into the extracellular space and organized into striated fibrils according to the tissue type. This study evaluated the concentration of collagen in rabbit skin wounds treated with equine platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and ointment containing gentamicin,...

Author(s)
Rezende, R. S.; Eurides, D.; Alves, E. G. L.; Venturini, G. C.; Alves, R. N.; Felipe, R. L.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2020, 72, 3, pp 827-835
Abstract

Background: Agricultural practices increase groundwater pollution from nitrate. High nitrate intake could negatively affect animal growth. Objective: To determine the effects of different levels of nitrate in drinking water on digestive, liver, and kidney functions, and on water and feed intake,...

Author(s)
Attia, Y. A.; El-Hamid, A. E.; Ismaiel, A. M.; Oliveira, M. C. de; Al-Harthi, M. A.; El-Naggar, A. S.; Simon, G. A.
Publisher
Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
Citation
Revista Colombiana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2018, 31, 2, pp 130-138
Abstract

Background: Atherosclerosis is a major cardiovascular disease and one of the commonest causes of mortality in the world. Speech, balance, fine motor control and cognition are affected by atherosclerosis of cerebellar arteries. This study investigated the protective role of vitamin E against induced ...

Author(s)
Elbeltagy, M. A. F.; Elkholy, W. B.; Salman, A. S.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Microscopy, 2019, 68, 5, pp 369-378
Abstract

The antidotal efficacy of aqueous garlic extract, methylene blue, and velenium (Vitamin E + sodium selenite) was compared against experimental nitrate intoxication in rabbits. Forty-two, albino rabbits of identical age, gender, and body weight were randomly divided into 7 groups (A to G) and...

Author(s)
Ghazunfar Rashid; Muhammad Avais; Ahmad, S. S.; Mushtaq, M. H.; Muhammad Adil; Aqib, A. I.; Mahboob Ali; Hasni, M. S.; Muhammad Asif; Chang YungFu; Muhammad Ameen Jamal
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, 2019, 28, pp 82-89

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