Cowell and Tyler's Diagnostic Cytology and Hematology of the Dog and Cat

4th Edition

Editor:

  • Amy Valenciano
  • Key Features

    • Over 1,300 vivid, high-resolution images help you identify normal vs. abnormal cells, enabling you to make accurate diagnoses.
    • User-friendly, detailed instructions guide you through in-house laboratory evaluation as well as the submission and transport of samples for culture and commercial laboratory interpretation.
    • Easy-to-follow algorithms and tables facilitate quick access to necessary information and guide you to the most accurate cytologic diagnosis.
    • Contributions from nearly 50 academic and diagnostic laboratory experts provide the best and most current information available.
    •  Comprehensive coverage in one all-inclusive resource saves you time.

    Table of Contents

    1. Sample Collection and Preparation

    2. Cell Types and Criteria of Malignancy

    3. Selected Infectious Agents

    4. Round Cells

    5. Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Lesions

    6. Subcutaneous Glandular Tissue: Mammary, Salivary, Thyroid, and Parathyroid

    7. Nasal Exudates and Masses

    8. Oropharynx and Tonsils

    9. Eyes and Associated Structures

    10. External Ear Canal

    11. The Lymph Nodes

    12. Synovial Fluid Analysis

    13. The Musculoskeletal System

    14. Cerebrospinal Fluid and Central Nervous System Cytology

    15. Effusions: Abdominal, Thoracic, and Pericardial

    16. Transtracheal and Bronchoalveolar Washes

    17. The Lung and Intrathoracic Structures

    18. The Gastrointestinal Tract

    19. The Pancreas

    20. The Liver

    21. The Spleen

    22. The Kidneys

    23. Examination of Urinary Sediment

    24. The Male Reproductive Tract: Prostate, Testes, Penis, and Semen

    25. Vaginal Cytology

    26. Peripheral Blood Smears

    27. The Bone Marrow

    28. The Adrenal Gland

    29. Immunocytochemistry

    30. Flow Cytometry

    31. Molecular Methods in Lymphoid Malignancies

    Details

    No. of pages:
    608
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2014
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323087070
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323087056

    About the editor

    Amy Valenciano

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Veterinary Clinical Pathologist IDEXX Reference Laboratories Dallas, Texas