Table 3

Mean values and reference ranges for the anaesthetic, physiological, and serum biochemical variables analyzed in 35 physically captured and anaesthetized wild boar ( Sus scrofa )
N Mean SD Range Reference ranges
Induction period (min) 35 4.81 2.92 13.16 N.A.
Hypnosis period (min) 32 61.67 25.36 106.12 N.A.
Recovery period (min) 30 14.25 13.41 46.5 N.A.
Initial respiratory rate (/min) 35 61.74 40.52 132 32-58*
40 min respiratory rate (/min) 32 48.47 31.96 146 32-58*
Initial heart rate (/min) 35 114.94 27.75 116 70-120*
40 min heart rate (/min) 31 99.26 26.26 118 70-120*
Initial body temperature (°C) 35 40.27 1.52 5.5 38.70-39.80*
40 min body temperature (°C) 31 39.77 1.77 5.9 38.70-39.80*
ALT (UI/L) 35 64.91 28.18 129 38-153.70
ALP (UI/L) 35 111.15 57.70 244.5 45.60-122.50
CK (UI/L) 35 11,675 36,788 216,811 918-3,106
AST (UI/L) 35 260.09 442.42 2180 52.30-113.40
LDH (UI/L) 35 2805.78 1159.14 4752.3 791-976
Lactate (mmol/L) 35 13.44 5.28 27.1 22.05
Glucose (mmol/L) 35 8.64 4.31 18.35 5.26-10.70
Cholesterol (mmol/L) 35 2.78 0.67 2.53 2.08-3.95
Sodium (mmol/L) 35 148.14 10.90 44.8 145.80-162.80
Potassium (mmol/L) 35 11.93 5.27 23.61 5.50-15.20
Urea (mmol/L) 35 4.95 1.46 6.79 2.40-5.25
Creatinine (μmol/L) 35 128.68 41.21 140.55 118.46-216.50
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 35 0.41 0.56 3.31 0.98-1.44
Total protein (g/L) 35 78.50 11.05 47.5 68.10-82.10

Wild boar reference values are provided by mean ranges from [33,42-44]. *Pig reference values adapted from [45].

Barasona et al.

Barasona et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2013 9:107   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-9-107

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