Niveles séricos referenciales de bilirrubina, ALT,AST, GGT, proteína y albúmina en Aotus nancymae

Translated title of the contribution: Reference serum values of bilirubin, ALT, AST, GGT, protein and albumin in Aotus nancymae

G. Bruno Ampuero, Ch Armando Hung, E. Oiga Li, Hugo Alejandro Galvez Carrillo

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Abstract

The objective of this work was to establish reference serum values for bilirrubin (total, direct and indirect), alanine amino transferase (ALT), aspartate amino transferase (AST), gamma glutamil transferase (GGT), total protein and albumin in healthy Aotus nancymae primate kept under captivity in the Amazon region of Peru. lt was used 30 animals (15 males and 15 females), aged 7 months to 2 years, and raised at the Center ofReproduction and Conservation of Primates, IVITA, San Marcos University, located in !quitos, Loreto. The animals were trapped with nets, weighed and anesthesyzed for blood collection. Serum values were: Total bilirrubin: 0.76 ± 0.06 mg/dl; direct bilirrubin: 0.25 ± 0.03 mg/dl; indirect bilirrubin: 0.52 ± 0.06 mg/dl; ALT: 30.65 + 5.5 Ul/L; AST: 36.9 ± 5.69 Ul/L; GGT: 23.73 ± 2.56 Ul/L; total protein: 7.53 ± 0.12 g/dl; and albumin: 3.83 ± 0.12 g/dl. It was concluded that serum values were similar to other results reported in the literature.

Translated title of the contributionReference serum values of bilirubin, ALT, AST, GGT, protein and albumin in Aotus nancymae
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)103-107
Number of pages5
JournalRevista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Peru
Volume13
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

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