ISBN: 9781455744558
Page Count: 688
Imprint: Saunders
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Canine and Feline Endocrinology - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition

by Edward C. Feldman, DVM, DACVIM, Richard W. Nelson, DVM, Claudia Reusch and J. Catharine Scott-Moncrieff
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No other title offers such dedication to the depth, experience, and focus of endocrinology as Canine and Feline Endocrinology, 4th Edition. Comprehensive coverage includes virtually every common and uncommon condition in endocrinology, plus the most updated information on nutrition, geriatric care, pathophysiology, testing procedures, and cost-effective and expedient diagnostic protocols. With its logical, step-by-step guidance for decision making, diagnosis, and prescribing, you will be well-equipped to care for the wide spectrum of endocrine and metabolic disorders in dogs and cats.

    • A complete review of reproduction is presented with the endocrine material, making this text the most inclusive resource overall on the topic.
    • Expansive sections on Canine Male and Female Reproduction.
    • The book is divided into nine sections for an organized and accessible approach to information.
    • Discussions of testing procedures in endocrine and reproductive diseases.
    • Explains cost-effective and expedient diagnostic protocols.
    • Logical, step-by-step guidelines aid in accurate decision-making and diagnosis.
    • A new chapter in the Adrenal Gland section (Section 3) addresses feline hyperadrenocorticism.
    • The chapter on diabetes mellitus in the canine and feline has been divided into two chapters in order to explore the specific aspects of the disease in each species.
    • All material has been extensively revised and brought up to date for this edition.
    • Additional tables and algorithms throughout the book summarize and clarify information.
  • Section 1. The Pituitary Gland
    1. Water Metabolism and Diabetes Insipidus
    2. Disorders of growth Hormone
    Section 2. The Thyroid Gland
    3. Hypothyroidism
    4. Feline Hyperthyroidism
    5. Canine Thyroid Tumors and Hyperthyroidism
    Section 3. The Adrenal Gland
    6. Canine Hyperadrenocotcism
    7. Feline Hyperadrenocortcism
    8. Hypadrencortcism
    9. Pheochomocytoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
    10. Glucocorticoid Therapy
    Section 4. The Endocrine Pancreas
    11. Canine Diabetes Mellitus
    12. Feline Diabetes Mellitus
    13. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    14. Beta-Cell Neoplasia; Insulinoma
    15. Gastrinoma, Glucagonoma, and other APUDomas
    Section 5. The Parathyroid Gland
    16. Hypercalcemia and Primary Hpuerparathyroidism
    17. Hypocalcemia and Primary Hypoparathyroidism
    Section 6. Renal Hormones and Atrial Natriuretic Hormone
    18. Renal Hormones and Atrial Natriuretic Hormone
    Section 7. Canine female Reproduction
    19. Ovarian Cycle and Vaginal Cytology
    20. Breeding, Pregnancy, and Parturition
    21. Periparturient Diseases
    22. Induced Abortion, Pregnancy Prevention and Termination
    23. Cystic Endometrial Huperplasia/Pyometra Complex
    24. Infertility, Associated Breeding Dosorders
    25. Vaginal Defects, Vaginitis, and Vaginal Infection
    26. Brucellosis and Transmissible Venereal Tumor
    Section 8. Canine Male Reproduction
    27. Clinical Evaluation of the Male Reproductive Tract
    28. Disorders of the Penis and Prepuce
    29. Disorders of the Testes and Epididymides
    30. Prostatitis
    31. Infertility
    32. Artifical Insemination, Fresh Extended Semen, Frozen Semen
    Section 9. Feline Reproduction
    33. Feline Reproduction
    Index
  • Edward C. Feldman, DVM, DACVIM, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, Richard W. Nelson, DVM, Dipl ACVIM, Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, Claudia Reusch and J. Catharine Scott-Moncrieff
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