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Veterinary Toxicology

Basic and Clinical Principles

Veterinary Toxicology, 2nd edition is a unique single reference that teaches the basic principles of veterinary toxicology and builds upon these principles to offer an essential clinical resource for those practicing in the field. This reference book is thoroughly updated with new chapters and the latest coverage of topics that are essential to research veterinary toxicologists, students, professors, clinicians and environmentalists. Key areas include melamine and cyanuric acid, toxicogenomics, veterinary medical geology, toxic gases, toxicity and safety evaluation of new veterinary pharmaceuticals and much more. The 2nd edition of this popular book represents the collective wisdom of leading contributors worldwide and continues to fill an undeniable need in the literature relating to veterinary toxicology.

Professors and students (DVM, MS, or PhD level) in the area of veterinary toxicology, practicing veterinarians, veterinary toxicologists, poison control centers, marine biologists, environmentalists, animal scientists, schools/ colleges of veterinary medicine, and college and university libraries


Published: March 2007

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-370467-2


  • "A useful source of information for the veterinary clinician, student, and toxicologist. A nice addition to any veterinarian’s library and is well worth the price." - The Canadian Veterinary Journal "...this is the one text needed to thoroughly prepare future veterinarians on the newest approaches for diagnosing poisoning cases in all animals." - Paul A. Eubig, DVM, MS, DABT (University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine), in DOODY'S REVIEWS


  • Part 1 General
    Part 2 Organ Toxicity
    Part 3 Nanoparticles, Radiation, and Carcinogenesis
    Part 4 Drugs of Use and Abuse
    Part 5 Metals and Micronutrients
    Part 6 Insecticides and Molluscicides
    Part 7 Herbicides and Fungicides
    Part 8 Rodenticides and Avicides
    Part 9 Gases, Solvents and Other Industrial Toxicants
    Part 10 Environmental Toxicology
    Part 11 Bacterial and Cyanobacterial Toxins
    Part 12 Poisonous and Venomous Organisms
    Part 13 Estrogenic Toxicants
    Part 14 Poisonous Plants
    Part 15 Mycotoxins
    Part 16 Feed and Water Contaminants
    Part 17 Diagnostic Toxicology
    Part 18 Prevention and Treatment


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