Effects of tissue trace minerals status and histopathological changes in chronic arsenicosis in goats

Roy, S.; Roy, M.; Pandey, P.K. and Tiwari, S.P. (2009) Effects of tissue trace minerals status and histopathological changes in chronic arsenicosis in goats. Veterinary World, 2 (1). pp. 8-9. ISSN 0972-8988

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Abstract

The study was carried out on goats intoxicated with sodium arsenite @ 2 mg /kg body weight for six months. Results indicate that elevated levels of copper and zinc in tissues were found with respect to increase arsenic concentration. Pathological changes were observed in liver, kidney and brain.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Arsenic, Chronic toxicity, Tissue, Histopatholgy, Goat, Kidney, Liver, Brain
Subjects:Inorganic Chemicals > Electrolytes > Ions
Animal Diseases > Goat Diseases
Animals > Chordata > Vertebrates > Mammals > Artiodactyla > Ruminants > Goats
Inorganic Chemicals > Elements > Trace Elements
Disorders of Environmental Origin > Poisoning > Arsenic Poisoning
-Journal Repositories > Veterinary World
Organic Chemicals > Organometallic Compounds > Arsenicals
Inorganic Chemicals > Arsenicals > Arsenites
ID Code:3347
Deposited By:Dr Anjum Sherasiya
Deposited On:22 September 2009

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