ISBN: 9780323101288
Page Count: 602
Imprint: Mosby
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Common Diseases of Companion Animals - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 3rd Edition

by Alleice Summers, DVM
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ISBN: 9780323101288
Page Count: 602
Imprint: Mosby
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Gain quick access to the most common diseases that veterinary technicians encounter with Common Diseases of Companion Animals, 3rd Edition. This reference is divided into sections by species, with chapters in each section organized by body system. Each disease is presented in monograph form, with clinical signs, diagnostic laboratory work-up, treatment options, and client information to ensure the information you need is always at hand.

    • Body system approach utilizes a consistent "monograph" format so disease information is easy to locate on-demand.
    • Tech Alerts emphasize key information especially relevant to vet techs.
    • Detailed photographs and illustrations help you visually identify diseases and conditions.
    • Contributions from experienced veterinary technology educators provide valuable real-world perspective.
    • Focus expanded from dogs and cats to cover all companion animals you may encounter in practice, including diseases of horses, small ruminants, pocket pets, birds, and reptiles.
    • Full-color plates enhance understanding of visual conditions in areas such as pathology and dermatology.
    • Review questions in each chapter reinforce concepts for more efficient study.
  • Introduction: The Body Defense Systems – The Body’s Response to Disease

    Section I Dogs and Cats

    1. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System

    2. Diseases of the Digestive System

    3. Diseases of the Endocrine System

    4. Diseases of the Eye

    5. Hematologic and Immunologic Diseases

    6. Diseases of the Integumentary System

    7. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

    8. Diseases of the Nervous System

    9. Pansystemic Diseases

    10. Diseases of the Reproductive System

    11. Diseases of the Respiratory System

    12. Diseases of the Urinary System

    Section II Ferrets, Rodents, and Rabbits

    13. Overview of Ferrets, Rodents, and Rabbits

    14. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System

    15. Diseases of the Digestive System

    16. Diseases of the Endocrine System

    17. Diseases of the Eye

    18. Hematologic and Immunologic Diseases

    19. Diseases of the Integumentary System

    20. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

    21. Diseases of the Nervous System

    22. Diseases of the Reproductive System

    23. Diseases of the Respiratory System

    24. Diseases of the Urinary System

    Section III Birds

    25. Overview of the Bird as a Patient

    26. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System

    27. Diseases of the Digestive System

    28. Diseases of the Endocrine System

    29. Diseases of the Eye and Ear

    30. Hematologic and Immunologic Diseases

    31. Diseases of the Integumentary System

    32. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

    33. Diseases of the Nervous System

    34. Pansystemic Diseases

    35. Diseases of the Respiratory System

    36. Diseases of the Urogenital System

    Section IV Snakes, Iguanas, and Turtles

    37. Overview of Reptiles as Pets

    38. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System

    39. Diseases of the Digestive System

    40. Diseases of the Endocrine System

    41. Diseases of the Special Senses

    42. Diseases of the Integumentary System

    43. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

    44. Diseases of the Nervous System

    45. Diseases of the Reproductive System

    46. Diseases of the Respiratory System

    47. Diseases of the Urinary System

    Section V Horses

    48. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System

    49. Diseases of the Digestive System

    50. Diseases of the Endocrine System

    51. Diseases of the Eye

    52. Hematologic and Immunologic Diseases

    53. Diseases of the Integumentary System

    54. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

    55. Diseases of the Nervous System

    56. Diseases of the Reproductive System

    57. Diseases that Affect the Neonate

    58. Diseases of the Respiratory System

    59. Diseases of the Urinary System

    Section VI Sheep and Goats

    60. Sheep and Goat Husbandry

    61. Diseases of the Digestive System

    62. Diseases of the Endocrine System

    63. Diseases of the Eye

    64. Hematologic and Lymphatic Diseases

    65. Diseases of the Integumentary System

    66. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

    67. Diseases of the Nervous System

    68. Diseases of the Reproductive System

    69. Diseases of the Respiratory System

    70. Diseases of the Urinary System

    Bibliography

    Answer Key
  • Alleice Summers, DVM, Cedar Valley College, Veterinary Technology, Lancaster, TX
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