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Table 6 Blood biochemistry values of unhealthy murids

From: Haematology and serum biochemistry in captive Australian native murids: black-footed tree-rat (Mesembriomys gouldii) and greater stick-nest rat (Leporillus conditor)

Species Tree-rat I Tree-rat III Tree-rat IV Tree-rat V Tree-rat VII Tree-rat VIII Stick-nest rat I
Gender Female Male Male Male Male Female Female
Age (years) 2.91 3.28 2.66 2.57 2.05 2.89 2.76
Lipase (U/L)      20.00   
Chloride (mmol/L)      5.51   
Creatinine kinase (U/L)      134.00   
Glucose (mmol/L) 9.30 7.20 9.04 13.44 24.19 28.80 4.54
BUN (mmol/L) 6.30 6.40 7.00 8.00 6.39 6.10 8.28
Creatinine (mmol/L) 57.00 51.00 57.02 55.96 73.99 39.00 32.97
Calcium (mmol/L) 2.77 2.76 9.84 2.35   2.91 2.63
Phosphate (mmol/L) 1.58 0.68 1.58 2.11 2.60 3.13 1.69
Sodium (mmol/L) 146.00 141.00 145.00 136.00   147.00 149.00
Potassium (mmol/L) 4.40 4.80 3.80 5.60   4.70 4.00
Total Protein R (g/L) 62.00 54.00   47.00    47.00
Total Protein (g/L) 66.00 57.00 52.00 52.00 64.00 67.00 54.00
Albumin (g/L) 42.00 53.00 52.00 41.00 24.00 51.00 24.00
Globulin (g/L) 24.00 3.00   11.00 42.00 16.00 30.00
ALT (U/L) 83.00 83.00 66.00 63.00 188.00 199.00 20.00
AST (U/L)      218.00   
Total bilirubin (μmol/L) 5.00 6.00 6.00 4.99.00   5.00 4.99.00
Amylase (U/L) 1121.00 931.00 959.00 804.00   919.00 390.00
ALP (U/L) 60.00 62.00 66.00 22.00 104.00 80.00 99.00
Triglycerides (mmol/L)      35.00   
Illness Anorexia, Cataracts, Hyphema Cataracts Weight loss Weight loss Hypopyon Anorexia, Cataracts, Hyphema Dyspena