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Table 1 Serum biochemical profile

From: Dystrophic mineralization of the arterial fibrovascular tissue associated with a vitamin D hypervitaminosis in an 8-year-old female Alpaca (Vicugna pacos)

Biochemical parameter Analytical method Linearity Intra-assay variation (CV%) Inter-assay variation (CV%)
Total protein Biuret 2.0–120 g/l 1.1 1.5
Albumin Albumin bromocresol green (BCG) 2–60 g/l 0.7 1.0
Globulin Calculated parameter
Urea UV kinetic – Urease 0.5–40 mmol/l 2.1 3.4
Creatinine Enzymatic – PAP 5–2700 μmol/l 1.1 1.2
Calcium o-cresolphtalein complexone 0.20–5 mmol/l 1.0 1.6
Phosphate Phosphomolybdate 0.10–6.46 mmol/l 0.7 1.4
Magnesium Xylidyl blue 0.10–2.0 mmol/l 1.1 1.3
Sodium Indirect potentiometry 80–180 mmol/l 0.3 0.5
Chlorine Indirect potentiometry 60–140 mmol/l 0.3 0.6