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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 986806, 6 pages
Comparative Pharmacokinetics of Levofloxacin in Healthy and Renal Damaged Muscovy Ducks following Intravenous and Oral Administration
1Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Benha University, Moshtohor, Toukh, Qaliobiya 13736, Egypt
2Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University, Giza 12211, Egypt
Received 14 November 2013; Accepted 14 December 2013; Published 4 February 2014
Academic Editor: Remo Lobetti
Copyright © 2014 Mohamed Aboubakr and Ahmed Soliman. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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