Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology

By

  • William Miller, VMD, DACVD, Professor of Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences and Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
  • Craig Griffin, DVM, Animal Dermatology Clinic, San Diego, CA
  • Karen Campbell, DVM, MS, DACVIM, DACVD

Covering the diagnosis and treatment of hundreds of dermatologic conditions, Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology, 7th Edition is today’s leading reference on dermatology for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. Topics include clinical signs, etiology, and pathogenesis of dermatologic conditions including fungal, parasitic, metabolic, nutritional, environmental, and psychogenic. This edition includes full updates of all 21 chapters, and more than 1,300 full-color clinical, microscopic, and histopathologic images. Written by veterinary experts William Miller, Craig Griffin, and Karen Campbell, this resource helps students and clinicians distinguish clinical characteristics and variations of normal and abnormal facilitating accurate diagnosis and effective therapy.
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Book information

  • Published: November 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-0028-0


Table of Contents

1. Structure and Function of the Skin
2. Diagnostic Methods
3. Dermatologic Therapy
4. Bacterial Skin Diseases
5. Fungal Skin Diseases
7. Viral Rickettsial and Protozoal Skin Diseases
8. Skin Immune System and Allergic Skin Diseases
9. Immune-Metabolic Diseases
10. Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
11. Acquired Alopecias
12. Congenital and Hereditary Defects
13. Pigmentary Abnormalities
14. Keratinization Defects
15. Psychogenic Skin Diseases
16. Environmental Skin Diseases
17. Nutritional Skin Diseases
18. Miscellaneous Skin Diseases
19. Diseases of the Eyelids, Claws, Anal Sacs, and Ears
20. Neoplastic and Non-Neoplastic Tumors
21. Dermatoses of Pet Rodents, Rabbits, and Ferrets