The Clinical Aspects of Some Diseases of Cats - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781483200972, 9781483226002

The Clinical Aspects of Some Diseases of Cats

1st Edition

Authors: Joan O. Joshua
eBook ISBN: 9781483226002
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st January 1965
Page Count: 676
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The Clinical Aspects of Some Diseases of Cats describes certain cat diseases as it occurs in the British Isles. This book is composed of 23 chapters that specifically examine conditions which occur, their relative frequency, detail symptomatology, and methods of diagnosis and treatment available in the average practice. The first chapters deal with the relationship of cat with man, its restraint, sedation, anesthesia, health, and clinical examination. Considerable chapters are devoted to numerous diseases in cat's head, eye, mouth, ear, alimentary tract, internal organs, peritoneal cavity, reproductive, nervous, and skeletal system, and skin. The remaining chapters describe diseases due to infective agents and sepsis. These chapters also discuss issues on quarantine, veterinary cat examinations, and cat shows. This book will prove useful to veterinarians, clinicians, and cat handlers and owners.

Table of Contents


1 The Cat; Pet and Patient

2 Restraint, Sedation and Anesthesia

3 Signs of Health and Disease, Routine Clinical Examination

4 The Head (excluding Eyes, Ears and Mouth)

5 The Eyes

6 The Mouth (including Teeth and Tongue)

7 The Ears

8 The Alimentary Tract

9 Pancreas, Liver, Spleen, Peritoneal Cavity

10 Respiratory System including Diaphragm

11 Cardiovascular System

12 Urinary Tract

13 Reproductive System

14 Herniae

15 The Skin

16 The Skeletal System

17 Nervous System

18 Diseases Due to Infective Agents

19 Sepsis

20 The Cat in Quarantine

21 The Veterinary Surgeon and Cat Shows

22 Geriatric Care

23 Some Common Accidents and Injuries including Poisoning



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