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Small Animal Ophthalmology Secrets

Written in the popular question-and-answerformat of The Secrets Series®, this handy resource provides an in-depth overview of the latest diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to small animal ophthalmology. Coverage includes such important areas as the Cornea, Glaucoma, Cataracts, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Oculoplasties, Uveal Disease, the Retina, and Ocular Tumors.

Audience
Small Animal Ophthalmologists, Residents in Animal Ophthalmology, Small Animal Practitioners, Veterinary Residents and Students

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Published: October 2001

Imprint: Hanley And Belfus Medical Publishers

ISBN: 978-1-56053-407-5

Contents

  • I GENERAL
    1. Electrical Activity of the Visual System: The ERG and the VER
    2. Color Vision of Animals
    3. Ophthalmic Imaging
    4. Ocular Ultrasonography

    II CORNEA AND EXTERNAL
    5. The Red Eye
    6. Corneal Dystrophies
    7. Corneal Erosions (Indolent Ulcers)
    8. Feline Corneal Sequestrum
    9. Feline Proliferative Keratoconjunctivitis
    10. Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
    11. Ocular Proptosis
    12. Nicitans Abnormalities and Therapies

    III GLAUCOMA
    13. Glaucoma Overview
    14. Secondary Glaucoma
    15. Medical Treatment of Glaucoma
    16. Gonioimplants
    17. The Blind, Buphthalmic Eye of Glaucoma
    18. Ocular Melanosis in Cairn Terriers

    IV CATARACTS
    19. Overview of Cataracts
    20. Cataract Surgery
    21. Complications of Cataract Surgery

    V NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY
    22. Nystagmus
    23. The Pupil
    24. Optic Neuropathies

    VI OCULOPLASTIES
    25. Epiphora
    26. Blepharoplastic Procedures
    27. Eyelid Neoplasms

    VII UVEAL DISEASE
    28. Uveitis in General
    29. Uveitis: Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease in Dogs
    30. Uveodermatologic Syndrome
    31. Thoughts about Pigmentary Uveitis in Golden Retrievers
    32. Feline Toxoplasmosis
    33. Phyacolytic Uveitis
    34. Acute Ocular Trauma
    35. Ocular Hemorrhage
    36. Endophthalmitis

    VIII RETINA
    37. Acquired Diseases of the Fundus
    38. Inherited Eye Anomalies of Australian Shepherds, Collies, and Shetland Sheepdogs
    39. Retinal Degenerations
    40. Retinal Dysplasia
    41. Genetic Testing for Progressive Retinal Atrophy
    42. Retinal Detachments
    43. Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration
    44. Feline Hypertension Causing Ocular Lesions
    45. Asteroid Hyalosis and Synchysis Scintillans

    IX OCULAR TUMORS
    46. Intraocular Tumors
    47. Iris and Ciliary Cysts
    48. Orbital Inflammations and Neoplasms
    49. The Ultimate Ocular Histopathology
    50. Myths and Misconceptions in Veterinary Ophthalmology

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