Subclinical ketosis has been proven to increase the incidence of other postpartum diseases (in the first two weeks p.p.) and thus causing significant economic consequences.
|Disease||Increased risk (odds ratio)|
|Displaced abomasum||2.6 – 6.9 36, 41|
|Metritis||2.3 – 3.4 36, 41|
|Clinical ketosis||4.9 41|
Subclinical ketosis and clinical ketosis have obvius economic consequences 74
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