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- Curtis, P.D., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Human-wildlife conflicts 2008 v.2 no.1 pp. 68
- Odocoileus virginianus; deer; contraception; contraceptives; gonadotropin-releasing hormone; vaccination; adverse effects; animal pathology; granuloma; injection site; blood chemistry; reproductive system; females; bucks
- ... Before immunocontraceptives can be considered safe to use on wildlife species, potential health risks should be assessed. Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) immunocontraceptive has successfully reduced fertility of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus); however, associated deer physiology has rarely been examined. We conducted gross necropsy examinations, histology, and blood chemistry com ...