ETHYLENE GLYCOL TOXICITY IN SWINE
 
Description    Pigs that ingest the antifreeze ethylene glycol develop renal damage with tubular necrosis and oxalate crystals in the kidney.
 
Species   Porcine
 
Signs   Abdominal distention, Abnormal proprioceptive positioning, Anorexia, Ascites, Ataxia, Dullness, Dysmetria, Generalized weakness, Inability to stand, Paraparesis, Reluctant to move, Tetraparesis, Trembling
 
References   Osweiler GD. Ethylene glycol poisoning in swine. JAVMA 1972;160:746
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