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- n. Alternative spelling of hypomagnesemia.
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As magnesium is not stored in the body, the key to avoiding hypomagnesaemia is to ensure the stock receive the magnesium they need on a daily basis.
AS DAIRY herds are turned out once again into the fields the most common problem dairy producers face in spring is hypomagnesaemia, or grass staggers.
Grass tetany, also known as grass staggers or hypomagnesaemia, is a magnesium deficiency and when animals are deficient in magnesium they become highly excitable, which necessitates increased safety measures when moving them.
The peak in November meant that autumn reports of hypomagnesaemia were 75% higher than in spring; so for six out of the 13 years, autumn figures for hypomagnesaemia have been higher.
The number of reports of hypomagnesaemia was higher in November than October.