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Veterinary Research Communications

, Volume 31, Supplement 1, pp 125–129 | Cite as

Early Biomarkers of Inflammation in Dogs and Cats: The Acute Phase Proteins

  • S. PaltrinieriEmail author
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Paltrinieri, S., 2007. Early biomarkers of inflammation in dogs and cats: the acute phase proteins. Veterinary Research Communications, 31(Suppl. 1), 125–129

Keywords

acute phase protein acute phase reaction biomarker diagnosis inflammation prognosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Patologia Animale, Igiene e Sanità Pubblica VeterinariaUniversità di MilanoMilanoItaly

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