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Glargine insulin and high-protein-low-carbohydrate diet in cats with diabetes mellitus

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Abbreviations

BCS:

body condition score

12 h-BGC:

12 hours blood glucose curve

DM:

diabetes mellitus

fPLI:

feline pancreatic lipase immunoreactivity

SC:

subcutaneous

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Boari, A., Aste, G., Rocconi, F. et al. Glargine insulin and high-protein-low-carbohydrate diet in cats with diabetes mellitus. Vet Res Commun 32, 243–245 (2008). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11259-008-9119-x

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Keywords

  • Cat
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Diet
  • Glargine