Problem

Capture myopathy of wild animals

Nature:
This syndrome often occurs following restraint of wild animals. Affected animals may die acutely from lactic acidosis or may live several days and show muscular stiffness or lie down in severe cases. Severe skeletal muscle lesions with heart and kidney damage may be present.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET