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Horses can’t vomit – Why

Share it with your friends          Horses aren’t physically capable of vomiting. An extremely sick horse (usually with something stuck in its throat) may be seen with a small amount of stomach contents coming out of its nostrils, but they cannot empty their stomachs the way humans can. This is why colic Read more…

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Common Blood Collection Tubes, their additives and Laboratory Uses

Share it with your friends          1.Red Additive: None Laboratory Uses: Serum testing; chemistry studies, blood bank, serology (RH Typing, Antibody screening, Red Cell Phototyping, DAT) 2. Yellow Additive: SPS (Sodium Polyanetholsulfonate) What additive does: Prevents the blood from clotting and stabilizes bacterial growth. Laboratory Uses: Blood and bodily fluid cultures (HLA, Read more…

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