Ketoacidosis during pregnancy carries significant risk of intrauterine fetal demise, but little is known about the impact of ketoacids on the ovine fetus. We report a case series of maternal ketoacidosis in ewes. Maternal ketoacidosis may result in biochemical and acid-base fetal abnormalities associated with changes in feto-placental unit perfusion.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||The Canadian veterinary journal. La revue vétérinaire canadienne|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 2015|