Message Number: YG44 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2001-02-19 21:24:00 UTC
Subject: Re: Vacine Question

--- In Ferret-Health-list@y..., "Mildred Moore" <ferretmom@m...>
> It's been about a year or more for all of my ferrets. The one that
I have
> had tested was a negative, but I have one boy with some high things
on his
> blood panel. My new vet went over the panel with me last week, as
2 of the
> high ones are consistant with ADV, but he isn't sick. He has been
a laid
> back boy since I bought him as a kit from a MI breeder. He goes in
> for a regular blood test to see what it can tell us. From there I
> probably asked to have him tested for ADV.
> Thanks
> Millie

Here is an example of lab values that give an indication that the ADV
test needs to be done.

Glucose 122 (post proglycem)
Total protein 11.6 (normal 5.2-7.5)
Albumin 3.8
Globulin 7.9
Bun 34
AST 105
Basically everything was normal, except for the very high protein and

Bruce and Pauline and the 6 and others