Veterinary Medicine

10th Edition

A textbook of the diseases of cattle, horses, sheep, pigs and goats

Editors:

Key Features

  • Includes important information essential to any large-animal veterinarian, especially those working with horses, cattle, sheep, pigs, or goats.
  • User-friendly format allows the reader to quickly absorb key information.
  • Quick review/synopsis sections for complex diseases make important information easy to find.
  • Features content on major diseases of all countries, including foreign animal and emerging diseases.

Table of Contents

PART ONE: GENERAL MEDICINE

1. Clinical examination and making a diagnosis

2. General systemic states

3. Diseases of the newborn

4. Practical antimicrobial therapeutics

5. Diseases of the alimentary tract – I

6. Diseases of the alimentary tract – II

7. Diseases of the liver and pancreas

8. Diseases of the cardiovascular system

9. Diseases of the hemolymphatic system

10. Diseases of the respiratory system

11. Diseases of the urinary system

12. Diseases of the nervous system

13. Diseases of the musculoskeletal system

14. Diseases of the skin, conjunctivae and external ear

15. Diseases of the mammary gland

PART TWO: SPECIAL MEDICINE

16. Diseases associated with bacteria I

17. Diseases associated with bacteria II

18. Diseases associated with bacteria IV

19. Diseases associated with bacteria V

20. Disease associated with viruses and chlamydia

21. Diseases associated with viruses and chlamydia II

22. Diseases associated with prions

23. Diseases associated with rickettsiales

24. Diseases associated with algae and fungi

25. Diseases associated with protozoa

26. Diseases associated with helminth parasites

27. Diseases associated with arthropod parasites

28. Metabolic diseases

29. Diseases associated with nutritional deficiencies

30. Diseases associated with physical agents

31. Diseases associated with inorganic and farm chemicals

32. Diseases associated with toxins in plants, fungi, cyanobacteria, clavibacteria, insects and animals

33. Diseases associated with allergy

34. Diseases associated with the inheritance of undesirable characters

35. Specific diseases of uncertain etiology

APPENDICES

Conversion Tables

Reference Laboratory Values

Drug doses and

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Ltd.
Electronic ISBN:
9780702039911
Print ISBN:
9780702027772

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