Veterinary Medical Terminology book cover

Veterinary Medical Terminology

Organized by body system, this user-friendly textbook helps you quickly gain a solid understanding of veterinary terminology. Essential word parts and terms are presented in the context of basic anatomy, physiology, and disease conditions, enabling you to immediately apply new terms to practical clinical situations. A companion Evolve website features interactive exercises that reinforce your master of veterinary terminology, as well as audio clips to help you learn proper pronunciation. Crossword puzzles at the end of each chapter test your knowledge, challenging you to go beyond simple memorization and become fluent in the language of veterinary medicine.

Book, 408 Pages

Published: August 2008

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3465-8


  • 1. Introduction to Veterinary Medical Terminology

    2. The Cell

    3. Body Structure and Organization

    4. The Hematopoietic System

    5. The Lymphatic System

    6. The Musculoskeletal

    7. The Cardiovascular System

    8. The Respiratory System

    9. The Neurologic System

    10. The Eye

    11. The Ear

    12. The Alimentary System

    13. The Urinary System

    14. The Reproductive System

    15. The Endocrine System

    16. The Integumentary System

    17. Pharmacology

    Appendix A: Chemical Symbol–Element Cross Reference

    Appendix B: Answer Key

    Glossary of Word Parts


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