Congenital nutritional muscular dystrophy in a beef calf
|Title||Congenital nutritional muscular dystrophy in a beef calf|
|Author(s)||S. M. Abutarbush, O. M. Radostits|
|Journal||The Canadian Veterinary Journal. La Revue Veterinaire Canadienne|
|Abstract||A 13-hour-old Aberdeen-Angus was involuntarily recumbent since birth. Congenital nutritional muscular dystrophy was suspected based on clinical findings, increased serum creatine kinase, and decreased serum vitamin E and selenium levels. Recovery followed after supportive therapy and parenteral vitamin E and selenium. Reports of this disease in newborn calves are unusual.|
|PubMed Central ID||PMC340271|
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