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Common laboratory abnormalities in dogs and cats with GI ulceration

Common laboratory abnormalities in dogs and cats with GI ulceration

Complete Blood Count

Serum Biochemical Profile

Anemia (regenerative or nonregenerative)

Elevated urea, with normal creatinine

Signs of iron deficiency, such as:

  • Increased RBC distribution width

  • Microcytosis

  • Hypochromasia

Hypoproteinemia