Clinical Veterinary Microbiology

2nd Edition

Authors:

  • Bryan Markey
  • Finola Leonard
  • Marie Archambault
  • Ann Cullinane
  • Dores Maguire
  • Key Features

    • High quality full colour photography - Essential for accurate diagnosis
    • Fully revised pathogenicity sections taking into account the major discoveries/incidences of the last 3-5 years
    • Reclassification of viruses, including changes to nomenclature
    • Appendices of Infectious Diseases - Fast access to vital information
    • Unique and practical inclusion of virology, bacteriology and mycology in one text

    Table of Contents

    CONTENTS
    Section 1: General Procedures in Microbiology
    1.Collection and submission of diagnostic specimens
    2. Bacterial pathogens: Microscopy, culture and identification
    3. Serological diagnosis
    4. Molecular techniques in diagnostic microbiology
    5. The isolation of viruses and the detection of virus and viral antigens
    6. Antimicrobial agents
    Section 2: Bacteriology
    7. Staphylococcus species
    8. The Streptococci and related Cocci
    9. Corynebacterium species and Rhodococcus equi
    10. The Actinobacteria
    11. Mycobacterium species
    12. Listeria species
    13. Erysipelothrix species
    14. Bacillus species
    15. Non-spore forming anaerobes
    16. Clostridium species
    17. Enterobacteriaceae
    18. Pseudomonas, Burkholderia and Stenotrophomonas species
    19. Aeromonas, Plesiomonas and Vibrio species
    20. Actinbacillus species
    21. Pasteurella, Mannheimia, Bibersteinia and Avibacterium species
    22. Francisella tularensis
    23. Brucella species
    24. Campylobacter, Arcobacter and Helicobacter species
    25. Lawsonia intracellularis
    26. Haemophilus and Histophilus species
    27. Taylorella equigenitalis
    28. Bordetella species
    29. Moraxella species
    30. Glucose non-fermenting, Gram-negative bacteria
    31. The Spirochaetes
    32. Miscellaneous Gram-negative bacterial pathogens
    33. Chlamydiales
    34. The Rickettsiales and Coxiella burnetii
    35. The Mycoplasmas (Class: Mollicutes)
    36. Mastitis
    Section 3: Mycology
    37. Introduction to the pathogenic fungi
    38. The dermatophytes
    39. Aspergillus species and Pneumocystis carinii
    40. The pathogenic yeasts
    41. The dimorphic fungi
    42. The pathogenic Zygomycetes
    43. Fungi causing subcutaneous mycoses
    44. Mycotoxins and mycotoxicoses
    Section 4: Virology (including prions)
    45. Parvoviridae
    46. Circoviridae
    47. Papillomaviridae
    48. Adenoviridae
    49. Herpesviridae
    50. Asfarviridae
    51. Poxviridae
    52. Picornaviridae
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    Details

    No. of pages:
    920
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780723432371
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702055997