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Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases

Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases is a practical, up-to-date resource covering the most important and cutting-edge advances in the field. Presented by a seasoned educator in a concise, highly visual format, this innovative guide keeps you current with the latest advances in this ever-changing field. 80 case studies illustrate the clinical relevance of the major infectious disease chapters.

Hardbound, 928 Pages

Published: August 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0795-3

Contents

  • PART I: BASIC PRINCIPLES IN THE DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF SMALL ANIMAL INFECTION

    Section 1. Laboratory Diagnosis of Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases

    1. Isolation in Cell Culture

    2. Immunoassays

    3. Isolation and Identification of Aerobic and Anaerobic Bacteria

    4. Isolation and Identification of Fungi

    5. Nucleic Acid Detection Assays

    Section 2. Anti-Infective Therapy

    6. Principles of Anti-Infective Therapy

    7. Antiviral and Immunomodulatory Drugs

    8. Antibacterial Drugs

    9. Antifungal Drugs

    10. Antiprotozoal Drugs

    Section 3. Basic Principles for Infection Control

    11. Infection Control Programs for Dogs and Cats

    12. Immunization

    PART II: MAJOR INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND THEIR ETIOLOGIC AGENTS

    Section 1. Viral Diseases

    13. Rabies

    14. Canine Parvovirus Infection and Other Viral Enteritides

    15. Canine Distemper Virus Infection

    16. Canine Herpesvirus Infection

    17. Canine Viral Respiratory Infections

    18. Infectious Canine Hepatitis

    19. Feline Panleukopenia Virus Infection and Other Viral Enteritides

    20. Feline Coronavirus Infection

    21. Feline Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

    22. Feline Leukemia Virus Infection

    23. Feline Respiratory Viral Infections

    24. Feline Poxvirus Infection

    25. Pseudorabies

    26. Viral Papillomatosis

    27. Vector-Borne and Other Viral encephalitides

    Section 2. Bacterial Diseases

    28. Ehrlichiosis

    29. Anaplasmosis

    30. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

    31. Salmon Poisoning Disease

    32. Coxiellosis and Q Fever

    33. Chlamydial Infections

    34. Streptococcal and Enterococcal Infections

    35. Staphylococcus Infections

    36. Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections

    37. Anaerobic Infections

    38. Bordetellosis

    39. Cell Wall Deficient Bacterial Infections

    40. Mycoplasma Infections

    41. Hemoplasma Infections

    42. Actinomycosis

    43. Nocardiosis

    44. Mycobacterial Infections

    45. Salmonellosis

    46. Enteric Escherichia coli Infections

    47. Campylobacteriosis

    48. Enteric Clostridial Infections

    49. Gastric Helicobacter-Like Infections

    50. Leptospirosis

    51. Lyme Borreliosis

    52. Bartonellosis

    53. Canine Brucellosis

    54. Tetanus and Botulism

    55. Yersinia Pestis (Plague) and Other Yersiniosis

    56. Tularemia

    57. Bite and Scratch Wound Infections

    Section 3. Fungal and Algal Diseases

    58. Dermatophytosis

    59. Malassezia Infections

    60. Blastomycosis

    61. Histoplasmosis

    62. Cryptococcosis

    63. Coccidioidomycosis

    64. Sporotrichosis

    65. Aspergillosis

    66. Rhinosporidiosis

    67. Candidiasis

    68. Miscellaneous Fungal Diseases

    69. Pythiosis, Lagenidiosis and Zygomycosis

    70. Protothecosis

    71. Pneumocystosis

    Section 4. Protozoal Diseases

    72. Toxoplasmosis

    73. Neosporosis

    74. Leishmaniasis

    75. Babesiosis

    76. Cytauxzoonosis

    77. Canine and Feline Hepatozoonosis

    78. Trypanosomiasis

    79. Giardiasis

    80. Trichomoniasis

    81. Cryptosporidiosis

    82. Isosporiasis

    83. Miscellaneous Protozoal Diseases

    Section 5: Infections of Selected Organ Systems

    84. Pyoderma, Otitis Externa, and Otitis Media

    85. Osteomyelitis, Discospondylitis, and Infectious Arthritis

    86. Infections of the Cardiovascular System

    87. Bacterial Bronchopneumonia and Pyothorax

    88. Intra-Abdominal Infections

    89. Bacterial Infections of the Genitourinary Tract

    90. Bacterial meningitis

    Appendix: Vaccination Schedules for Dogs and Cats

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