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Staggers

obovis

Synonym(s): Hypomagnesemia, Magnesium deficiency, Grass tetany, Grass staggers, Lactational tetany, Hypomagnesaemic tetany


Staggers

Staggers, or hypomagnesaemia, is a deficiency of magnesium.

Magnesium metabolism ©Alistair Macrae

Introduction

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What types of staggers are there?

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What are the predisposing factors?

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How will my vet diagnose staggers?

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How is it treated?

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