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Research article2014Peer reviewedOpen access

Relationship among Insulin Resistance, Growth Hormone, and Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Concentrations in Diestrous Swedish Elkhounds

Strage, E. M.; Lewitt, M. S.; Hanson, J. M.; Olsson, U.; Norrvik, F.; Lilliehook, I.; Holst, B. S.; Fall, T.


We showed that GH was strongly associated with insulin resistance in older Swedish Elkhounds during diestrus.


GH; Diestrus; Progesterone; IGF-I

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Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
2014, Volume: 28, number: 2, pages: 419-428