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Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction / Edition 2
     

Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction / Edition 2

by Edward C. Feldman
 

ISBN-10: 0721636349

ISBN-13: 9780721636344

Pub. Date: 02/23/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A concise source of information on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of endocrine, metabolic, and reproductive diseases in dogs and cats. Each disorder is thoroughly discussed with an emphasis on clinical decision making and the aid of algorithms. Chapters cover Pheochromocytoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia; Glucocorticoid Therapy; Beta Cell

Overview

A concise source of information on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of endocrine, metabolic, and reproductive diseases in dogs and cats. Each disorder is thoroughly discussed with an emphasis on clinical decision making and the aid of algorithms. Chapters cover Pheochromocytoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia; Glucocorticoid Therapy; Beta Cell Neoplasia; Gastrinoma, Glucagonoma and other APUDOMAS; Renin, Erythropoietin and Atrial Natriuretic Factor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721636344
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/23/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
795
Product dimensions:
8.76(w) x 11.28(h) x 1.53(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1The Pituitary Gland1
Chapter 1Water Metabolism and Diabetes Insipidus2
Chapter 2Disorders of Growth Hormone45
Section 2The Thyroid Gland85
Chapter 3Hypothyroidism86
Chapter 4Feline Hyperthyroidism (Thyrotoxicosis)152
Chapter 5Canine Thyroid Tumors and Hyperthyroidism219
Section 3The Adrenal Gland251
Chapter 6Canine Hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's Syndrome)252
Chapter 7Hyperadrenocorticism in Cats (Cushing's Syndrome)358
Chapter 8Hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's Disease)394
Chapter 9Pheochromocytoma and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia440
Chapter 10Glucocorticoid Therapy464
Section 4The Endocrine Pancreas485
Chapter 11Canine Diabetes Mellitus486
Chapter 12Feline Diabetes Mellitus539
Chapter 13Diabetic Ketoacidosis580
Chapter 14Beta-Cell Neoplasia: Insulinoma616
Chapter 15Gastrinoma, Glucagonoma, and Other APUDomas645
Section 5Parathyroid Gland659
Chapter 16Hypercalcemia and Primary Hyperparathyroidism660
Chapter 17Hypocalcemia and Primary Hypoparathyroidism716
Section 6Renal Hormones and Atrial Natriuretic Hormone743
Chapter 18Renal Hormones and Atrial Natriuretic Hormone744
Section 7Canine Female Reproduction751
Chapter 19Ovarian Cycle and Vaginal Cytology752
Chapter 20Breeding, Pregnancy, and Parturition775
Chapter 21Periparturient Diseases808
Chapter 22Induced Abortion, Pregnancy Prevention and Termination, and Mismating835
Chapter 23Cystic Endometrial Hyperplasia/Pyometra Complex852
Chapter 24Infertility, Associated Breeding Disorders, and Disorders of Sexual Development868
Chapter 25Vaginal Defects, Vaginitis, and Vaginal Infection901
Chapter 26Brucellosis and Transmissible Venereal Tumor919
Section 8Canine Male Reproduction929
Chapter 27Clinical and Diagnostic Evaluation of the Male Reproductive Tract930
Chapter 28Disorders of the Penis and Prepuce953
Chapter 29Disorders of the Testes and Epididymides961
Chapter 30Prostatitis977
Chapter 31Infertility987
Chapter 32Artificial Insemination, Fresh Extended Semen, and Frozen Semen1005
Section 9Feline Reproduction1015
Chapter 33Feline Reproduction1016

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