Canine and Feline Endocrinology & REPROD book cover

Canine and Feline Endocrinology & REPROD

This book provides complete, current information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of endocrine, metabolic, and reproductive diseases in dogs and cats. It also discusses the importance of testing procedures in endocrine and reproductive diseases, as well as cost-effective and expedient diagnostic protocols.

Hardbound, 1104 Pages

Published: November 2003

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-9315-6


  • 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


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