By Raquel M. Walton

Equine medical Pathology is the 1st entire source for hematology and scientific chemistry in horses. Encompassing the elemental ideas and complex interpretation, the book’s single-species method of pathology permits centred assurance of the original sickness features of equids. Equine medical Pathology is both worthwhile for an individual utilizing medical pathology as a diagnostic device, from starting scholar to skilled specialist.

The middle of the e-book is geared up through physique method, making it effortless to discover and follow details. Chapters hide basic laboratory medication, together with tools and methods, hematology, and proteins in addition to particular organs, reminiscent of the kidney and liver. Equine scientific Pathology is an invaluable bench-side reference for somebody fascinated with laboratory medication for the horse.

Chapter 1 normal Laboratory drugs (pages 3–14): Raquel M. Walton
Chapter 2 Equine Hematology (pages 15–35): Raquel M. Walton
Chapter three Immunohematology and Hemostasis (pages 37–69): Karen V. Jackson
Chapter four The Liver (pages 71–86): Dennis J. Meyer and Raquel M. Walton
Chapter five Laboratory evaluate of the Equine Renal process (pages 87–101): Andrea A. Bohn
Chapter 6 Acid‐Base and Electrolytes (pages 103–118): Andrea A. Bohn
Chapter 7 Proteins (pages 119–130): Koranda Wallace
Chapter eight Laboratory overview of Lipid and Glucose Metabolism (pages 131–151): Raquel M. Walton
Chapter nine Skeletal Muscle (pages 153–179): Allison Billings
Chapter 10 Endocrine assessment (pages 181–201): Jill Beech
Chapter eleven Fluid research (pages 203–232): Raquel M. Walton
Chapter 12 Cytology of the decrease respiration Tract (pages 233–251): Martina Piviani
Chapter thirteen Cerebrospinal Fluid (pages 253–269): Andrea Siegel

Show description

Read or Download Equine Clinical Pathology PDF

Best veterinary medicine books

Fenner's Veterinary Virology, Fourth Edition

Fenner's Veterinary Virology 4E is the lengthy awaited new version of Veterinary Virology 3E which used to be released in 1999. totally revised and up-to-date via the hot writer workforce, half I provides the basic rules of virology relating to animal an infection and sickness and half II addresses the scientific beneficial properties, pathogenesis, analysis, epidemiology and prevention of person ailments.

Acupuncture for Dogs and Cats: A Pocket Atlas

Compliment for this publication: it is a welcome pocket reference for veterinarians who've already accomplished acupuncture education, yet will not be but trained within the situation or use of the entire issues. -- Lorrie Hale-Mitchell, DVM, college of Illinois collage of Veterinary MedicineSkillfully integrating conventional recommendations of chinese language medication with scientific event and glossy medical learn, Acupuncture for canine and Cats brings jointly all present info in a single handy ebook.

Essentials of Western Veterinary Acupuncture

The sphere of ache examine is quickly increasing in either human and veterinary medication, and has helped raise our figuring out of acupuncture. in spite of the fact that, many are nonetheless hugely sceptical concerning the use of acupuncture and like for it to stay faraway from orthodox veterinary perform. This booklet seeks to problem universal misgivings by way of exhibiting how veterinary acupuncture works (for small and big animals), and why it may be confirmed as an orthodox kind of therapy.

Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NAVLE®

Do not go away your functionality at the NAVLE® to likelihood! With such a lot of how you can evaluation for the veterinary board examination, learning is straightforward with Saunders complete evaluate for the NAVLE® -- and it is a clever funding! In-depth insurance of crucial details in all of the significant veterinary disciplines guarantees that you're learning with the simplest veterinary board evaluate publication on hand.

Extra info for Equine Clinical Pathology

Sample text

1998. Multisystemic, eosinophilic, epitheliotropic disease with intestinal lymphosarcoma in a horse. Vet Pathol 35:144–146. 24. Lording PM. 2008. Erythrocytes. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 24:225–237. 25. Lumsden JH, Valli VE, McSherry BJ, et al. 1975. The kinetics of hematopoiesis in the light horse. III. The hematological response to hemolytic anemia. Can J Comp Med 39:332–339. 26. Lumsden JH, Valli VE, McSherry BJ, et al. 1975. The kinetics of hematopoiesis in the light horse. II. The hematological response to hemorrhagic anemia.

2011. Rattlesnake envenomation in horses: 58 cases (1992–2009). J Am Vet Med Assoc 238:631–635. 34 Equine Clinical Pathology 11. Fleming KA, Barton MH, Latimer KS. 2006. Iron deficiency anemia in a neonatal foal. J Vet Intern Med 20:1495–1498. 12. Geor RJ, Lund EM, Weiss DJ. 1993. Echinocytosis in horses: 54 cases (1990). J Am Vet Med Assoc 202:976–980. 13. Giordano A, Rossi G, Pieralisi C, et al. 2008. Evaluation of equine hemograms using the ADVIA 120 as compared with an impedance counter and manual differential count.

Microscopically: Place a drop of the mixture on a slide with a coverslip and examine unstained. If rouleaux is present, recentrifuge the original sample and try again with the pRBC and saline. This is either negative or positive. 4). The mixtures positive for agglutination and/or hemolysis indicate the antibodies that are present within the patient’s serum. Horses without antibodies to EAA, EAC, and EAQ are good plasma donors, and if they are negative for these antibodies within the final four weeks of pregnancy, they are unlikely to have a foal with NI.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.30 of 5 – based on 5 votes