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Type: Journal article
Title: Cytology of haematological cells of otariid seals indigenous to Australasian waters
Author: Clark, P.
Boardman, W.
Duignan, P.
Citation: Australian Veterinary Journal, 2002; 80(3):161-164
Publisher: Australian Veterinary Association
Issue Date: 2002
ISSN: 0005-0423
1751-0813
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P Clark, WS Boardman, and PJ Duignan
Abstract: Objective: To characterise the morphology of cells from the blood of otariid seals. Methods: Examination of blood by light and scanning electron micrcoscopy. Results: Erythrocytes were typically discocytes. Leukocytes that were recognised included neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils and basophils. The morphology varied little between species for neutrophils, lymphocytes and monocytes. Some variation between species was observed for eosinophils and basophils. Platelets were generally aggregated. Conclusion: This study provides a guide for the identification of cells from the blood of otariid seals.
Keywords: Blood Platelets; Erythrocytes; Leukocytes; Animals; Seals, Earless; Reference Values; Australia
Description: Article first published online: 10 MAR 2008
Rights: Copyright status unknown
RMID: 0020106253
DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-0813.2002.tb11383.x
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