Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat

This applied handbook takes a problem-oriented approach, with 13 chapters covering dermatoses classified by their principle presenting sign. The third edition includes a brand new chapter on diseases of abnormal keratinization and scaling.

Author: Tim Nuttall

Publisher:

ISBN: 1138308706

Category: Cats

Page: 350

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Key features: - Completely updated in response to developments in veterinary dermatology over the last decade - Superb and generously sized colour photographs and diagrams - Clear user-friendly design with one condition per page (or spread of pages) - Referenced thoughout to give the clinician access to the literature A Colour Handbook of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat was one of the first books to bring key information about skin diseases to clinicians in an easy-to-use problem-oriented format. This fully revised and updated Third Edition responds to the huge growth in knowledge about skin conditions over the last decade, including the discovery of new conditions, the development of new approaches to management, and effective new treatment options. 13 chapters covering over 120 skin, claw and ear conditions classified by their principle presenting sign. Concise, systematically structured text covering definition, aetiology and pathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnostic tests and management. Flow charts in each chapter to help clinicians get to the right diagnosis. Special focus on diseases affecting paediatric patients as well as chapters discussing paw, ear and nasal planum diseases. Explanation of new treatments for atopic dermatitis. Over 350 superb colour photographs and diagrams, mostly new for this this edition. A focus on clinical practice and the need to explain the disease to the owner. Up-to-date and fully referenced throughout. This practical book continues to provide an entirely comprehensive guide to the diagnosis and management of veterinary skin conditions, in a format that is easily accessible for busy clinicians.
Categories: Cats

Equine Anesthesia and Pain Management

Equine Anesthesia and Pain Management

Veterinary. Color. Handbook. Series. PUBLISHED TITLES A Colour Handbook of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat UK Version, Second Edition, by Patrick J. McKeever, Tim Nuttall and Richard G. Harvey Urinary Stones in Small Animal Medicine: A ...

Author: Michele Barletta

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780429531514

Category: Medical

Page: 414

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Equine Anesthesia and Pain Management: A Color Handbook brings together key information for clinicians in an easy-to-use, problem-orientated format. It disseminates a wealth of knowledge about horse, donkey and mule anesthesia and pain management in a quick reference style, with a focus on clinical practice. Fifteen chapters by expert contributors cover everything from anesthetic equipment, premedication and physical restraint, to total intravenous anesthesia, inhalant anesthesia and partial intravenous anesthesia, recovery, complications and euthanasia. Over 250 superb color photographs and diagrams bring the material to life. This book will be invaluable to all those who need practical information easily to hand, whether equine practitioner, veterinary technician or nurse, or veterinary student.
Categories: Medical

Small Animal Dermatology

Small Animal Dermatology

FNEW! Additional content on how cats may present with allergic skin disease shows you how to properly diagnose feline NEW! Hundreds of new, high-quality images showcase better examples of conditions discussed in the text. UPDATED!

Author: Keith A. Hnilica

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 0323376517

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Streamlined for practical, everyday use in the clinic, Small Animal Dermatology: A Color Atlas and Therapeutic Guide, 4th Edition provides concise, thorough information on more than 250 skin diseases affecting small animals. More than 1,400 high-quality images help to ensure accurate diagnoses, with coverage including recognizable clinical signs, top differentials, diagnostic tests, treatment recommendations, and prognosis for each disorder. The differential diagnosis chapter adds clarity to the difficult task busy students and practitioners face every day - identifying what dermatologic condition is causing a dog, cat, or exotic animal to suffer. Chapters list diseases based upon the frequency of their occurrence in the pet population, and detailed procedures include helpful illustrations of key techniques. Well-organized, concise, yet comprehensive, coverage of over 250 skin diseases in dogs, cats, birds, and exotic pets like rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, chinchillas, turtles, snakes, and lizards allows for quick and easy reference. Comprehensive drug appendices highlight information about dosage, adverse reactions, indications, and contraindications for antimicrobial, antiseborrheic, and antipruritic shampoo therapy, topical, otic, and systemic therapeutic drugs. Detailed procedures include helpful illustrations of key techniques. Thoroughly covers each disorder with recognizable clinical signs, top differentials, diagnostic tests, treatment recommendations, and prognoses. More than 1,450 vivid, full-color images in atlas format clearly demonstrate clinical appearance of skin lesions to facilitate accurate diagnosis and treatment. An atlas of before- and after-treatment images provides you with a compelling client communication tool to promote treatment acceptance and compliance. Emphasizes important information on the continuing emergence of zoonotic skin diseases in each chapter. UPDATED! Enhanced breed predisposition information demonstrates in which dogs and cats dermatologic conditions are more likely to occur. NEW! Pattern approach dermatology content describes (with topographical images) where on the body, and in what formations, common dermatologic diseases exhibit. NEW! Updated key charts and tables, including: diseases affecting particular body regions, classification of common diseases by age of onset, and classification of symmetrically distributed disease from asymmetric disease. EXPANDED! Enhanced coverage of MRStaph and zoonotic and contagious skin diseases so you stay in the know. FNEW! Additional content on how cats may present with allergic skin disease shows you how to properly diagnose feline NEW! Hundreds of new, high-quality images showcase better examples of conditions discussed in the text. UPDATED! Two thoroughly revised chapters include the most up-to-date information on differential diagnoses, algorithms, and diagnostic techniques. NEW! Co-authored by a recognized consulting dermatologist, Dr. Adam P. Patterson, making this an authoritative resource for the diagnosis of skin disease in small animals. NEW! Addition of bulleted content within each disease description informs you of specific indications of when it is necessary to culture and biopsy skin. UPDATED! The latest coverage on select diseases throughout, such as SLIT and Apoquel. NEW! Updated cutaneous lesions content with accompanying clarifying images explain what they mean and look like. UPDATED! Pyoderma content described based on the depth of disease, corresponding lesions, diagnostic/treatment plan, and common clinical entities of pyoderma fitting the depth of disease.
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Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat Third Edition

Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat  Third Edition

Other titles: A colour handbook of skin diseases of the dog and cat Description: Third edition. | Boca Raton: CRC Press, ... MESH: Skin Diseases--veterinary | Dog Diseases | Cat Diseases Classification: LCCSF992.S55 (ebook) | LCCSF992.

Author: Tim Nuttall

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781351644433

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 705

Following critical aclaim for the first and second editions of Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat, this new third edition has been thoroughly updated while preserving the inherent strengths of the book. The practical handbook takes a problem-oriented approach, with 13 chapters covering dermatoses classified by their principle presenting sign, including a brand new chapter on diseases of abnormal keratinization and scaling. • A concise, systematically structured text covering definition, aetiology and pathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnostic tests, and management. • The focus is on clinical practice and the need to explain the disease to the owner • Superb and generously sized colour photographs and diagrams • The clear user-friendly design shows one condition per page or spread of pages • Referenced thoughout to give the clinician access to the literature The resulting book is practical, extensive and up-to-date in its content, as well as being beautifully illustrated and designed.
Categories: Medical

Small Animal Dermatology E Book

Small Animal Dermatology   E Book

St. Louis, Missouri 63043 SMALL ANIMAL DERMATOLOGY: A COLOR ATLAS AND THERAPEUTIC GUIDE, THIRD EDITION ISBN: ... Small animal dermatology. II. Title. [DNLM: 1. Dog Diseases. 2. Skin Diseasesveterinary. 3. Cat Diseases. SF 992.

Author: Keith A. Hnilica

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781437701944

Category: Medical

Page: 640

View: 473

Designed with busy practitioners and students in mind, Small Animal Dermatology: A Color Atlas and Therapeutic Guide provides concise, thorough coverage of over 250 skin diseases affecting small animals. More than 1,000 high-quality images help to ensure accurate diagnoses, with coverage including clinical features, top differentials, treatment, and prognosis for each disorder. In this edition, author Keith A. Hnilica streamlines content for practical, everyday use in the clinic. The differential diagnosis chapter is updated for added clarity and easier use, and for quick access, chapters now list diseases based upon the frequency of their occurrence in the pet population. A user-friendly organization allows for quick and easy access to information on specific diseases. Vivid, full-color images facilitate accurate diagnosis of each disorder. A comprehensive drug appendix includes information about dosage, adverse reactions, indications, and contraindications. A new section on skin diseases of birds and exotic pets covers the management of rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, chinchillas, turtles, snakes, and lizards. Hundreds of new, full-color images clearly demonstrate the clinical appearance of skin lesions for accurate diagnosis and treatment. Expanded coverage includes multiple methods of developing a differential diagnosis list based on patterns, breed, lesion type, and lesion location. Coverage of the zoonotic potential of animal skin diseases includes information on preventing the spread of disease from animal to human. Content is streamlined to focus on the more common and likely to be seen clinical problems. A completely updated drug formulary outlines the most effective treatment of dermatological conditions.
Categories: Medical

Muller and Kirk s Small Animal Dermatology

Muller and Kirk s Small Animal Dermatology

For the first time since the writing of the third edition in the early 1980s, Danny Scott is no longer taking an ... In its first six editions, this book was the bible on the art, practice, and science of veterinary dermatology and ...

Author: William H. Miller

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781416000280

Category: Medical

Page: 950

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Covering the diagnosis and treatment of hundreds of dermatologic conditions, Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology, 7th Edition is today's leading reference on dermatology for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. Topics include clinical signs, etiology, and pathogenesis of dermatologic conditions including fungal, parasitic, metabolic, nutritional, environmental, and psychogenic. This edition includes full updates of all 21 chapters, and more than 1,300 full-color clinical, microscopic, and histopathologic images. Written by veterinary experts William Miller, Craig Griffin, and Karen Campbell, this resource helps students and clinicians distinguish clinical characteristics and variations of normal and abnormal facilitating accurate diagnosis and effective therapy. Over 1,300 high-quality color images clearly depict the clinical features of hundreds of dermatologic disorders, helping to ensure accurate diagnoses and facilitating effective treatment. Comprehensive coverage includes environmental, nutritional, behavioral, hereditary, and immune-mediated diseases and disorders. Well-organized, thoroughly referenced format makes it easy to access information on skin diseases in dogs, cats, and exotic pets. UPDATES of all 21 chapters include the most current dermatologic information. NEW editors and contributors add new insight and a fresh perspective to this edition.
Categories: Medical

Select Topics in Dermatology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics Exotic Animal Practice

Select Topics in Dermatology  An Issue of Veterinary Clinics  Exotic Animal Practice

Thompson's special veterinary pathology. 2nd edition. St. Louis (MO): MosbyYear Book; 1995. p. 461–511. 3. Yager JA, Wilcock BP. Color atlas and text of surgical pathology of the dog and cat: dermatopathology and skin tumors.

Author: Peter G. Fisher

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323188777

Category: Medical

Page: 353

View: 216

The latest information on dermatology of exotic pet animals for the exotic animal veterinarian. Topics to be covered include diagnostic approach to dermatologic disease, behavioural dermatopathies, ectoparasites, bumblefoot, erythema multiforme in the ferret, yellow fungus disease, dermatitis of reptiles, viral skin diseases of the rabbit, dermal neoplasias in small animals and avians, dermatologic conditions involving the feet, beak and claws, viral dermatopathies of ornamental and pet fish, alopecia in the guinea pig, amphibian chytridiomycosis, sebaceous adenitis in rabbits, and more.
Categories: Medical

Saunders Solutions in Veterinary Practice Small Animal Dermatology

Saunders Solutions in Veterinary Practice  Small Animal Dermatology

Olivry T (Ed.) (2001): The American College of Veterinary Dermatology Task Force on canine atopic dermatitis. Veterinary Immunology and ... Reedy LM, Miller WH, Willemse T (1997): Allergic Skin Diseases of Dogs and Cats, 2nd Edition.

Author: Anita Patel

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702028700

Category: Medical

Page: 388

View: 598

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. For most dermatological conditions several treatment and/or management options are available, making the situation even more complicated. Small Animal Dermatology is a handy reference for these cases and encourages the practitioner to pursue a definitive diagnosis and plan effective management even if the condition can not be cured. Unique new cased-based approach relating essential theory to clinical practice Modern, highly designed and illustrated so key information can be seen at a glance Self testing, MCQs and remediation means these books are ideally suited for CPD or as an exam revision aid Essential for all general small animal veterinary practitioners and students This is a series of must-have practical handbooks covering specific veterinary problems using a unique, consistent, cased-based approach. From simple routine first opinion cases to referrals and more complex clinical scenarios, the series provides the essential knowledge that will lead to improved skills and practice for veterinary practitioners undertaking clinical professional development or students nearing the end of their courses and needing a vital examination revision aid. New case-based approach helps relate essential theory to the real world of the busy clinic Each case outlines: initial presentation, clinical signs, examination techniques, differential diagnoses, treatment options, clinical tips and relevant nursing information Highly illustrated using full colour throughout so key information can be found at a glance Numerous self-assessment tests and multiple choice questions with remediation Ideally suited for CPD and as an exam revision aid
Categories: Medical

U K Vet

U K  Vet

Paddy Manniga Avian and Exotic Animal Hematology and Cytology , Third Edition EXOTIC ANIMAL Terry W. Campbell and ... the Dog and Cat : SKIN DISEASES OF THE DOG Clinical and Histopathologic AND CAT Diagnosis , Second Edition Thelma Lee ...

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Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924104208842

Category: Pet medicine

Page:

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Categories: Pet medicine

Clinical Veterinary Advisor E Book

Clinical Veterinary Advisor   E Book

DOGS (CANINE SCABIES): Sarcoptic mange in dogs, also called scabies, is a skin disease caused by a mite ... Mites are usually seen on skin scrapings from cats with feline scabies, but skin scrapings will usually only show mites in about ...

Author: Etienne Cote

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323240741

Category: Medical

Page: 3526

View: 388

No other quick reference comes close in covering the diagnosis and treatment of hundreds of diseases in dogs and cats. Etienne Cote's Clinical Veterinary Advisor: Dogs and Cats, 2nd Edition is like six books in one -- with concise topics within sections on diseases and disorders, procedures and techniques, differential diagnosis, laboratory tests, clinical algorithms, and a drug formulary. Revised from cover to cover, this edition includes dozens of new topics. It also includes free access to a fully searchable companion website featuring an electronic version of the text, all of the book's images, a searchable drug formulary, and 150 Client Education Sheets in both English and Spanish. Section I: Diseases and Disorders provides at-a-glance coverage of nearly 800 common medical problems, arranged alphabetically for immediate access. Entries include a definition, synonyms, epidemiology, clinical presentation, etiology and pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, workup, treatment, prognosis and outcome, plus pearls and considerations. Concise descriptions simplify diagnosis and treatment. Section II: Procedures and Techniques offers illustrated, step-by-step instructions for understanding and performing 111 important clinical procedures. Section III: Differential Diagnosis displays nearly every possible cause for 260 different clinical disorders. Section IV: Laboratory Tests summarizes essential information needed for interpreting more than 150 lab tests. Section V: Clinical Algorithms provides decision trees for the diagnostic and therapeutic decision-making processes involved in managing 91 of the most common clinical conditions/disorders. Section VI: Drug Formulary is a compilation of dosages and other relevant information for more than 300 new and current medications. 410 illustrations and photographs depict disease processes and related concepts. A companion website includes the complete text of the book in a fully searchable format, allowing quick access to information, and all of the book's images. It also includes 150 Client Education Sheets, each available in both English and Spanish. Clinical guidance added to diseases and disorders chapters helps you select appropriate tests and treatments for each case. 50 new client "how-to" handouts are added for a total of 150 client education sheets, helping to improve outcomes by informing clients. Technician Tips are inserted throughout nearly 800 diseases and disorders, providing specialized information for veterinary technicians. Enhanced electronic image collection on the companion website includes color images and additional figures not found in the text.
Categories: Medical