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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2012, Article ID 207950, 4 pages
Research Article

Copper Deficiency in Sheep with High Liver Iron Accumulation

1Departamento de Clinica Médica, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, Avenida Professor Dr. Orlando Marques de Paiva 87, Cidade Universitária, 05508-270 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Ciências Animais, Universidade Federal Rural do Semiárido, 59.625-900 Mossoró, RN, Brazil

Received 7 September 2012; Revised 14 November 2012; Accepted 15 November 2012

Academic Editor: Marta I. Miranda Castañón

Copyright © 2012 Isadora Karolina Freitas de Sousa et al. 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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