Equine metabolic syndrome in Colombian creole horse: case report

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Castillo, C.A.; Jaramillo, C.; Loaiza, M.J.; Blanco, R.;
  • Publisher: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Escola de Veterinária
  • Subject: equine | insulin resistance | obesity | laminitis | equino | resistência à insulina | obesidade | laminite

ABSTRACT The equine metabolic syndrome is a condition that can be recognized because of obesity, insulin resistance and laminitis. Genetic factors could play a role in the occurrence of this syndrome. Certain breeds such as ponies (including the South American creole ho... View more
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