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- Deveau, Michael A., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of veterinary internal medicine 2018 v.32 no.3 pp. 1268-1273
- bladder; blood; calcium; calcium carbonate; calculi; clinical examination; cohort studies; diet; goats; models; phosphorus; plastics; urine; urolithiasis
- ... BACKGROUND: Calcium carbonate is a common urolith type in small ruminants with no high‐yield experimental model to evaluate animal susceptibility or preventative measure response. HYPOTHESIS: That novel plastic winged implants would allow accumulation and quantification of calcium carbonate calculus formation in goats on a high‐calcium diet and identify individual variation between goats in the ma ...