Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 1, 2004 - Medical - 1089 pages
This book provides complete, current information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of endocrine, metabolic, and reproductive diseases in dogs and cats. It also discusses the importance of testing procedures in endocrine and reproductive diseases, as well as cost-effective and expedient diagnostic protocols.

A complete review of reproduction is presented with the endocrine material, making this text the most inclusive resource overall on the topic.Expansive sections on Canine Male and Female Reproduction.The book is divided into nine sections for an organized and accessible approach to information.Discussions of testing procedures in endocrine and reproductive diseases.Explains cost-effective and expedient diagnostic protocols.Logical, step-by-step guidelines aid in accurate decision-making and diagnosis.

A new chapter in the Adrenal Gland section (Section 3) addresses feline hyperadrenocorticism.The chapter on diabetes mellitus in the canine and feline has been divided into two chapters in order to explore the specific aspects of the disease in each species.All material has been extensively revised and brought up to date for this edition.Additional tables and algorithms throughout the book summarize and clarify information.
 

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Contents

Chapter 2 DISORDERS OF GROWTH HORMONE
45
Chapter 3 HYPOTHYROIDISM
86
Chapter 4 FELINE HYPERTHYROIDISM THYROTOXICOSIS
152
Chapter 5 CANINE THYROID TUMORS AND HYPERTHYROIDISM
219
Chapter 6 CANINE HYPERADRENOCORTICISM CUSHINGS SYNDROME
252
Chapter 7 HYPERADRENOCORTICISM IN CATS CUSHINGS SYNDROME
358
Chapter 8 HYPOADRENOCORTICISM ADDISONS DISEASE
394
Chapter 9 PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA AND MULTIPLE ENDOCRINE NEOPLASIA
440
Chapter 19 OVARIAN CYCLE AND VAGINAL CYTOLOGY
752
Chapter 20 BREEDING PREGNANCY AND PARTURITION
775
Chapter 21 PERIPARTURIENT DISEASES
808
Chapter 22 INDUCED ABORTION PREGNANCY PREVENTION AND TERMINATION AND MISMATING
835
Chapter 23 CYSTIC ENDOMETRIAL HYPERPLASIAPYOMETRA COMPLEX
852
Chapter 24 INFERTILITY ASSOCIATED BREEDING DISORDERS AND DISORDERS OF SEXUAL DEVELOPMENT
868
Chapter 25 VAGINAL DEFECTS VAGINITIS AND VAGINAL INFECTION
901
Chapter 26 BRUCELLOSIS AND TRANSMISSIBLE VENEREAL TUMOR
919

Chapter 10 GLUCOCORTICOID THERAPY
464
Chapter 11 CANINE DIABETES MELLITUS
486
Chapter 12 FELINE DIABETES MELLITUS
539
Chapter 13 DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS
580
INSULINOMA
616
Chapter 15 GASTRINOMA GLUCAGONOMA AND OTHER APUDomas
645
Chapter 16 HYPERCALCEMIA AND PRIMARY HYPERPARATHYROIDISM
660
Chapter 17 HYPOCALCEMIA AND PRIMARY HYPOPARATHYROIDISM
716
Chapter 18 RENAL HORMONES AND ATRIAL NATRIURETIC HORMONE
744
Chapter 27 CLINICAL AND DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATION OF THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE TRACT
930
Chapter 28 DISORDERS OF THE PENIS AND PREPUCE
953
Chapter 29 DISORDERS OF THE TESTES AND EPIDIDYMIDES
961
Chapter 30 PROSTATITIS
977
Chapter 31 INFERTILITY
987
Chapter 32 ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION FRESH EXTENDED SEMEN AND FROZEN SEMEN
1005
Chapter 33 FELINE REPRODUCTION
1016
INDEX
1047
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