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Reptile haematology and biochemistry
  1. Kevin Eatwell
  1. Joanna Hedley
  1. Ronnie Barron


Interpreting haematology and biochemistry results from reptiles is notoriously difficult, due at least in part to the lack of data for many species and the wide variation in reference ranges for others. This article describes sampling techniques in reptilian species and discusses what different parameters mean in terms of physiological status and the indication of particular diseases.

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