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Table 1 Haematology and clinical chemistry of the alpaca

From: First report on nasal myiasis in an alpaca “Vicugna pacos” – a case report

  Unit Reference Patient
Haematology
 Haemoglobin g/L 127–166 124
 PCV L/L 0.29–0.37 0.28
 MCHC g/L 414–459 443
 Leucozytes G/L 9.8–15.8 14.9
 Neutrophils G/L 4.5–9.3 10.9
 Band neutrophils G/L 0–0.1 0.07
 Lymphocytes G/L 1.7–4.5 1.1
 Monocytes G/L 0.1–0.7 0.4
 Eosinophils G/L 1–3.6 2.2
 Basophils G/L 0–0.3 0.2
 Neutrophils % 44–70.5 73
 Band neutrophils % 0–1 0.5
 Lymphocytes % 15.2–31 7.5
 Monocytes % 2–5.5 2.5
 Eosinophils % 8–27 15
 Basophils % 0–2 1.5
Clinical chemistry    
 Total protein g/L 59.9–69.1 74.3
 Albumin g/L 31.3–38.6 46.7
 Creatinine μmol/L 97–167 142
 Urea mmol/L 5.2–9.7 4.9
 Calcium mmol/L 2.2–2.5 2.7
 Phosphorus mmol/L 1.6–3 1.5
  1. References from [7]. Only small deviations from reference range were found in the alpaca affected by bot fly larvae