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Table 3 Parity, BW, and milk production of cows with clinical ketosis and fatty liver and healthy cows (means ± SE)

From: Serum hepatokines in dairy cows: periparturient variation and changes in energy-related metabolic disorders

Item Healthy (n = 30) Clinical Ketosis (n = 29) Fatty liver (n = 25)
Parity 3.73 ± 0.94 3.65 ± 0.71 3.58 ± 0.69
BW (kg) 661.89 ± 52.15 599.87 ± 71.54* 572.43 ± 66.23*
Milk production (kg/d) 31.13 ± 2.96 28.35 ± 3.23 26.44 ± 4.45
  1. *P < 0.05 versus healthy cows