Caprine hepatic lipidosis induced through the intake of low levels of dietary cobalt

Eugene H. Johnson, Khalid Al-Habsi, Evelyn Kaplan, Anandarajah Srikandakumar, Isam T. Kadim, Kanthi Annamalai, Rashid Al-Busaidy, Osman Mahgoub

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Forty-one, 10-week-old newly weaned goats were randomly allocated into two groups, namely control (n=22) and treated (n=19). Kids in both groups were fed Rhodegrass hay ad libitum that contained 12 analysis. After a 10-month experimental period the goats were slaughtered. The control animals exhibited significantly (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)174-179
Number of pages6
JournalVeterinary Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2004



  • Cobalt
  • Goats
  • Hepatic lipidosis
  • Liver
  • Vitamin B

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  • Animal Science and Zoology
  • veterinary(all)

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