"Parturient Paresis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A disease of pregnant and lactating cows and ewes leading to generalized paresis and death. The disease, which is characterized by hypocalcemia, occurs at or shortly after parturition in cows and within weeks before or after parturition in ewes.
- Parturient Paresis
- Pareses, Parturient
- Paresis, Parturient
- Parturient Pareses
- Milk Fever, Animal
- Animal Milk Fever
- Fever, Animal Milk
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Hollis BW, Draper HH, Burton JH, Etches RJ. A hormonal assessment of bovine parturient paresis: evidence for a role of oestrogen. J Endocrinol. 1981 Feb; 88(2):161-71.