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Canine and Feline Endocrinology

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.

Hardbound, 688 Pages

Published: December 2014

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4456-5

Contents

  • 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 (Thyrotoxicosis)
    5. Canine Thyroid Tumors and Hyperthyroidism

    SECTION 3: THE ENDOCRINE PANCREAS
    6. Canine Diabetes Mellitus
    7. Feline Diabetes Mellitus
    8. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    9. Beta-Cell Neoplasia: Insulinoma

    SECTION 4: THE ADRENAL GLAND
    10. Canine Hyperadrenocorticism
    11. Adrenocortical Diseases in Cats
    12. Hypoadrenocorticism
    13. Pheochromocytoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
    14. Glucocorticoid Therapy

    SECTION 5: PARATHYROID GLAND
    15. Hypercalcemia and Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    16. Hypocalcemia and Primary Hypoparathyroidism

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