Radiology of Birds

An Atlas of Normal Anatomy and Positioning

By

  • Sam Silverman, DVM, PhD, DACVR, Clinical Professor, Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences, University of California - Davis
  • Lisa Tell, DVM, PhD, DABVP(Avian), DACZM, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California - Davis

Use this atlas to interpret radiographic images and make accurate diagnoses! Hundreds of high-quality images clearly demonstrate normal avian anatomic and radiographic features in a wide variety of species so that you can recognize abnormal features. This book includes detailed directions for patient positioning along with radiographic exposure guidelines, ensuring that you obtain the highest quality diagnostic images.
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Book information

  • Published: July 2009
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-0-7216-0635-4


Table of Contents

1. Radiology Equipment and Positioning Techniques

2. Anatomic Art

3. Budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulates)

4. Peach-Faced Lovebird (Agapornis roseicollis)

5. Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus)

6. Sun Conure (Aratinga solstitialis)

7. Senegal Parrot (Poicephalus senegalus)

8. African Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus erithacus)

9. Orange-Winged Amazon Parrot (Amazona amazonica)

10. Blue and Gold Macaw (Ara ararauna)

11. Goffin Cockatoo (Cacatua (Licmetis) goffini)

12. Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo (Cacatua galerita)

13. Umbrella Cockatoo (Cacatua (Cacatua) alba)

14. Moluccan Cockatoo (Cacatua moluccensis)

15. Pigeon (Columba livia)

16. Mallard Duck (Anas platyrhynchos)

17. Red Tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)

18. Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)