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Learning Veterinary Terminology

Newly updated to reflect the latest terminology, this best-selling text now features numerous new and revised pedagogical features that make it an excellent resource both in the classroom and for self-study. Brand-new additions include several new appendices, new anatomical drawings, and a more extensive index. Many sections have been completely rewritten for consistency and greater reader comprehension, and review sections now include more thought-provoking questions and multiple-choice tests.

Audience
Veterinary technician students, veterinary technicians.

Paperback, 540 Pages

Published: July 2001

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-01329-1

Contents

  • An Introduction to Veterinary Terminology
    Building a Veterinary Vocabulary
    Adding to the Foundation
    Completing the Foundation
    Understanding the Animal Body and Its Structure
    Skeletal System: The Framework of the Body
    The Muscular System: The Moving Force
    The Integumentary System: The Skin and its Accessory Structures
    The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems: The Transports of the Body
    Respiratory System
    Gastrointestinal Tract
    The Genitourinary System: Animal Reproduction and the Processing of Liquid Wastes
    The Endocrine System: The Chemical Stimulators
    The Nervous System: The Central Processing Unit
    The Special Senses: The Sources of Information
    The Immune System: The Defenders of the Body
    Dogs and Cats
    Equine Industry
    Cattle Industry
    Swine Industry
    Small Ruminants
    Rodents, Rabbits, and Laboratory Animal Science
    Exotic Animals
    Appendixes

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