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Garth Pig Stockmanship Standards

Basic Haematology and Biochemistry

Section: Stockmanship Standards

Basic Haematology and Biochemistry

Haematology
? Unit Weaner Feeder Sow
Haemoglobin g/l 90 - 140 100 - 150 100 - 170
Haematocrit L/L 0.26 - 0.41 0.29 - 0.42 0.29 - 0.46
Erythrocytes x1012/l 5.3 - 8.0 5.7 - 8.3 5.1 - 8.0
MCV fL 42 - 62 44 - 56 52 - 63
MCH pg 14 - 21 15 - 20 18 - 22
MCHC g/l 320 - 360 320 - 380 340 - 380
Leucocytes x109/l 8.7 - 37.9 11.6 - 32.9 10.6 - 24.0
Lymphocytes x109/l 2.2 - 16.0 3.6 - 18.5 3.7 - 14.7
Eosinphils x109/l 0 - 1.8 0 - 2.5 0 - 2.4
Basophils x109/l 0 - 0.5 0 - 0.7 0 - 0.5
Monocytes x109/l 0 - 6 0 - 4.9 0 - 2.4

Biochemistry
? Unit Weaner Feeder Sow
Calcium mmol/l 2.02 - 3.21 2.16 - 2.92 1.98 - 2.87
Phosphorus mmol/l 1.46 - 3.45 2.25 - 3.44 1.49 - 2.76
Urea Nitrogen mmol/l 2.90 - 8.89 2.57 - 8.57 2.10 - 8.50
Creatinine µmol/l 67 - 172 77 - 165 110 - 260
Glucose mmol/l 3.5 - 7.4 4.0 - 8.1 2.9 - 5.9
Cholesterol mmol/l 1.06 - 3.32 1.37 - 3.18 1.24 - 2.74
Bilirubin mmol/l 0.9 - 3.4 0 - 3.4 0 - 3.4
Conj. Bilirub mmol/l 0.9 - 3.4 0 - 1.7 0 - 1.7
Free Bilirub mmol/l 0 - 3.4 0 - 3.4 0 - 3.4
Iron mmol/l 3 - 38 39 - 43 9 - 34
UIBC mmol/l 43 - 96 48 - 101 54 - 99
AST IU/l 21 - 94 16 - 67 36 - 272
ALT IU/l 8 - 46 15 - 46 19 - 76
Alk Phos IU/l 142 - 891 180 - 813 36 - 272
CK IU/l 81 - 1586 61 - 1251 120 - 10990
Amylase IU/l 528 - 2616 913 - 4626 432 - 2170
Total Protein g/l 44 - 74 52 - 83 65 - 90
Albumin g/l 19 - 39 19 - 42 31 - 43
A/G g/g 0.5 - 2.2 0.4 - 1.5 0.6 - 1.3
IgG piglet blood at 7 days IU/ml 8,000 adequate ? ?
GSHPx IU/gHb 30 - 137 40 - 141 48 - 135


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written by Dr John Carr.

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