HYPERCALCEMIA AND VITAMIN D TOXICITY IN LAMBS
 
Description    Lambs that clinical signs of unthriftiness and weakness were found to have hypervitaminosis D and hypercalcemia.
 
Species   Ovine
 
Signs   Forelimb weakness, Generalized weakness, Inability to stand, Lack of growth or weight gain, Tachycardia, Tetraparesis, Underweight, poor condition, thin, emaciated, unthriftiness, ill thrift, Weight loss
 
References   Osweiler GD. Toxicology. Vet Clin N A Food Anim Pract 2000;16:409
Robertson JR. Hypercalcemia and hypervitaminosis d in two lambs. JAVMA 2000;216:1115
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