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Atlas of Canine and Feline Peripheral Blood Smears

An illustrated guide to the morphology of blood cells, Atlas of Canine and Feline Peripheral Blood Smears covers patient assessment for common hematologic disorders and diseases in dogs and cats. Over 1,000 full-color photomicrographs depict abnormalities within each blood cell line, with multiple pictures of each morphologic abnormality and variations in their appearance. Written by pathology experts Amy Valenciano, Rick Cowell, Theresa Rizzi, and Ronald Tyler, this concise reference will enhance your skills as you interpret blood smears and recognize hematological cellular response to inflammation, infection, and toxicity.

Spiral Bound, 284 Pages

Published: October 2013

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-04468-4

Contents

  • Introduction: Blood Smear Preparation and Examination

    Section 1: General Assessment

    Section 2: Red Blood Cells

    Section 3: White Blood Cells

    Section 4: Platelets

    Section 5: Hematopoietic Neoplasia

    Section 6: Extracellular Organisms

    Appendix: Reticulocyte Count

    Appendix: Saline Dilution/Dispersion Test

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