Fish Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment / Edition 2

Fish Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment / Edition 2

by Edward J. Noga
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0813806976

ISBN-13: 9780813806976

Pub. Date: 06/28/2010

Publisher: Wiley

Fish Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, Second Edition provides thorough, yet concise descriptions of viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic and noninfectious diseases in an exhaustive number of fish species. Now in full color with over 500 images, the book is designed as a comprehensive guide to the identification and treatment of both common and rare

Overview

Fish Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, Second Edition provides thorough, yet concise descriptions of viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic and noninfectious diseases in an exhaustive number of fish species. Now in full color with over 500 images, the book is designed as a comprehensive guide to the identification and treatment of both common and rare problems encountered during the clinical work-up. Diseases are discussed following a systems-based approach to ensure a user-friendly and practical manual for identifying problems.

Fish Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, Second Edition is the must-have reference for any aquaculturists, aquatic biologists, or fish health specialists dealing with diagnosing or treating fish diseases.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813806976
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/28/2010
Pages:
536
Sales rank:
657,446
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Methods for Diagnosing Fish Diseases.

Major Cultured Species.

Types of Culture Systems.

Equipping a Fish Disease Diagnostic Facility.

The Clinical Work-Up.

Postmortem Techniques.

Guidelines for Interpreting Clinical Findings.

How to Use the Problem List.

Clinical Decision Making: Have the Major Problems Been Identified?

Prioritizing Problems.

Treatment Plans.

When to Refer Cases.

Sample Problem Data Sheet.

Part II: Problem Lists.

93 problems listed in the order in which they are encountered in the physical work up, as described in Part I.

Part III: Methods for Treating Fish Diseases.

Treatment Guidelines.

Pharmacopoeia.

Literature cited.

Appendices: Fish disease diagnosis form.

Suppliers.

Dangerous aquatic animals.

Scientific names of fish mentioned in the text.

Glossary.

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