Table 1

Blood biochemical markers during the short-day season
Short-day season
Male Female
Parameter (units) Median 25-75% quartiles Range (min-max) Median 25-75% quartiles Range (min-max)
Na (mmol/L) 141 138 - 143 138 - 147 146 141 - 148 48 - 152
K (mmol/L) 6.45 6.1 - 7.2 5.9 - 7.8 7 6 - 7.7 2.4 - 8.5
Ca (mg/dL) 9.9 9.5 - 10.3 9.4 - 10.8 10.3 10.1 - 10.7 4.1 - 11
PHOSP (mg/dL) 5.1 4.3 - 5.7 4.3 - 8.1 5.4 4.6 - 6 2.6 - 13
GLU (mg/dL) 100 81 - 107 67 - 169 101 75 - 117 51 - 171
ALP (U/L) 52 45 - 66 26 - 74 49 37 - 51 16 - 202
ALT (U/L) 200 158 - 283 83 - 591 179 129 - 242 71 - 495
AMY (U/L) 226 43 - 286 38 - 423 161 59 - 227 32 - 356
CRE (mg/dL) 0.2 0.1 - 0.2 0 - 0.6 0.3 0.2 - 0.5 0.1 - 3.2
BUN (mg/dL) 15 13 - 23 12 - 34 18 14 - 24 5 - 77
TP (g/dL) 9.8 9.1 - 10.1 9.1 - 11 11.3 10.1 - 11.9 3.5 - 13.7
ALB (g/dL) 6.2 5.7 - 6.5 4.8 - 6.5 5.6 5 - 6.5 1.6 - 6.5
TBIL (mg/dL) 0.4 0.4 - 0.4 0.3 - 0.5 0.4 0.3 - 0.4 0 - 0.5
GLOB (g/dL) 3.7 0 - 4.2 0 - 4.7 4.5 0 - 5.4 0 - 7.8

Median, 25%-75% quartiles and range (minimum-maximum) of blood biochemical markers during the short-day season in male and female mouse lemurs.

Marchal et al.

Marchal et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:211   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-211

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