East Coast Equine is the only practice that offers ambulatory blood tests. Within 10 minutes of drawing blood, East Coast Equine can provide a wide array of test results that help determine current health status as well as preventative care based on performance needs. Blood tests offered include:
Complete CBC tests help to determine white blood cell counts, full differentials, red cell counts, and hemoglobin counts.
A chemistry profile will produce a blood profile that includes: Sodium, Potassium, Total Bicarb, Muscle Enzyme(CPK/SGOT), Glucose, Calcium, Blood Urea Nitrogen, Creatinine, Liver Enzyme (GGTP/SGOT), Albumin, Total Protein, Globulin.
Thyroid profile can help check for conditions such as inappropriate weight loss or weight gain and poor hair quality.
A Fibrinogen allows the ability to check for chronic infections or absesses.