Key Features

  • Six-books-in-one format includes six separate sections: Diseases and Disorders, Procedures and Techniques, Differential Diagnosis, Laboratory Tests, Clinical Algorithms, and Zoonoses.
  • In-depth, cutting-edge coverage includes all exotic species — birds, reptiles, pocket pets, amphibians, and fish — in one comprehensive resource.
  • Concise summaries feature a definition of each problem, epidemiology, physical findings and clinical presentation, etiology, differential diagnosis, diagnostic workup (such as laboratory tests and imaging studies), treatment, prognosis and patient follow-up, zoonotic potential, and references.
  • Diagnostic and treatment algorithms provide easy-to-follow, step-by-step guidance to clinical assessment and treatment planning.
  • A companion website includes the complete text from the book, making the entire contents fully searchable, along with 250 full-color illustrations, client handouts, and the ability to print out any pages.

Table of Contents

Section I: Diseases and Disorders

INVERTEBRATES

Abscesses/Granulomas

Alopecia

Bacterial Diseases

Dehydration

Dysecdysis

Fungal Infections, Superficial and Systemic

Infectious Diseases of Acroporid Corals

Intoxication

Mites (Acarii)

Panagrolaimidae Oral Nematodes in Tarantulas

Trauma

Viral Diseases

FISH

Bacterial Diseases

Dropsy

Ectoparasites, Crustacean

Flukes (Monogenean Parasites)

Fungal Diseases

Gastrointestinal Nematode and Cestode Parasites

Gastrointestinal Protozoal Parasites

Head and Lateral Line Erosion (HLLE)

Koi Herpes Virus Infection (KHV)

Lymphocystis

Protozoal Ectoparasites (Ciliated and Flagellated)

Spring Viremia of Carp (SVC)

Swim Bladder Disease

Trauma and Wound Management

Ulcer Disease in Koi

Viral Diseases

Viral Epidermal Hyperplasia (Carp Pox)

Water Quality and Pet Fish Health

AMPHIBIANS

Ammonia Toxicosis

Amoebiasis

Chromomycosis

Cloacal Prolapse

Coccidiosis

Corneal Lipidosis or Xanthomatosis

Flagellate Enterocolitits

Gastrointestinal Foreign Body or Overload

Hypovitaminosis A

Mycobacteriosis

Nematodiasis

Nutritional Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

Saprolegniasis

Septicemia

Trauma and Wound Management

Vomiting

Weight Loss

REPTILES

Abscesses

Adenovirus Infection

Aggression

Bacterial Dermatitis

Calicivirus Infection

CANV/Fungal Disease

Cardiac Disease

Chlamydophilosis

Cloacal Prolapse

Coccidiosis

Cryptosporidiosis

Dermatomycosis

Dermatophilosis (Rain Rot)

Diarrhea

Dysecdysis

Details

No. of pages:
784
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455746613
Electronic ISBN:
9781455773824
Electronic ISBN:
9781437702026
Print ISBN:
9781416039693

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