Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat / Edition 1

Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat / Edition 1

by Craig E. Greene

ISBN-10: 0721623395

ISBN-13: 9780721623399

Pub. Date: 01/28/1990

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Featuring full-color illustrations and a user-friendly layout, this indispensable resource explores the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of canine and feline infectious diseases. Coverage includes diseases caused by viruses, rickettsiae, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas, bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa, and unknown agents. Each disease is accompanied by discussions…  See more details below


Featuring full-color illustrations and a user-friendly layout, this indispensable resource explores the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of canine and feline infectious diseases. Coverage includes diseases caused by viruses, rickettsiae, chlamydiae, mycoplasmas, bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa, and unknown agents. Each disease is accompanied by discussions of diagnostic testing, indications and methods for sample collection and laboratory submission, interpretation of results, and performance of in-office diagnostic procedures.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Laboratory diagnosis of viral and rickettsial infections and epidemiology of infectious disease
Ch. 2Antiviral and immunomodulatory chemotherapy
Ch. 3Canine distemper
Ch. 4Infectious canine hepatitis and canine acidophil cell hepatitis
Ch. 5Canine herpesvirus infection
Ch. 6Canine infectious tracheobronchitis
Ch. 7Nonrespiratory parainfluenza virus infection of dogs
Ch. 8Canine viral enteritis
Ch. 9Canine viral papillomatosis
Ch. 10Feline parvovirus infections
Ch. 11Feline coronavirus infections
Ch. 12Feline enteric viral infections
Ch. 13Feline leukemia virus infection
Ch. 14Feline immunodeficiency virus infection
Ch. 15Feline adenovirus infection
Ch. 16Feline respiratory disease
Ch. 17Feline foamy (syncytium-forming) virus infection
Ch. 18Feline paramyxovirus infections
Ch. 19Poxvirus infection
Ch. 20Feline viral papillomatosis
Ch. 21Miscellaneous viral infections
Hantavirus infection
Foot-and-mouth disease
Vesicular exanthema
Hepatitis E virus infection
Rabbit hemorrhagic disease
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis
Borna disease meningoencephalomyelitis
Ch. 22Rabies and other lyssavirus infections
Ch. 23Pseudorabies
Ch. 24Enterovirus infections
Ch. 25Mumps and influenza virus infections
Ch. 26Arthropod-borne viral infections
Mosquito and gnat-borne infections
West Nile virus infection
Tick-borne infections
Central European tick-borne encephalitis
Ch. 27Salmon poisoning disease
Ch. 28Ehrlichiosis, neorickettsiosis, anaplasmosis, and Wolbachia infection
Canine monocytotropic ehrlichiosis and neorickettsiosis (E. canis, E. chaffeensis, E. ruminatium, N. sennetsu, and N. risticii infections)
Canine granulocytotropic ehrlichiosis (E. ewingii infection)
Canine granulocytotropic anaplasmosis (A. phagocytophilum infection)
Feline mononuclear ehrlichiosis
Feline granulocytotropic anaplasmosis
Thrombocytotropic anaplasmosis (A. platys [E. platys] infection)
Wolbachia infection
Ch. 29Rocky Mountain spotted fever, murine typhuslike disease, Rickettsialpox, typhus, and Q fever
Ch. 30Chlamydial infections
Ch. 31Hemotrophic mycoplasmosis (hemobartonellosis)
Ch. 32Mycoplasmal, ureaplasmal, and L-form infections
Ch. 33Laboratory diagnosis of bacterial infections
Ch. 34Antibacterial chemotherapy
Ch. 35Streptococcal and other gram-positive bacterial infections
Streptococcal infections
Enterococcal infections
Rhodococcus equi infection
Corynebacterium infections
Erysipelothrix infections
Ch. 36Staphylococcal infections
Ch. 37Gram-negative bacterial infections
Ch. 38Endotoxemia
Ch. 39Enteric bacterial infections
Campylobacter infections
Gastric helicobacter infections
Intestinal and hepatic Helicobacter infections
Anaerobiospirillum infection
Plesiomanas shigelloides infection
Tyzzer's disease
Clostridium perfringens- and clostridium difficile - associated diarrhea
Ch. 40Canine brucellosis
Ch. 41Anaerobic infections
Ch. 42Botulism
Ch. 43Tetanus
Ch. 44Leptospirosis
Ch. 45Borreliosis
Ch. 46Miscellaneous bacterial infections
Ch. 47Plague
Ch. 48Tularemia
Ch. 49Actinomycosis and nocardiosis
Ch. 50Mycobacterial infections
Infections caused by slow-growing mycobacteria
Feline leprosy syndromes
Canine leproid granuloma syndrome (canine leprosy)
Infection caused by rapidly growing mycobacteria
Ch. 51Dermatophilosis
Ch. 52Abscesses and pyogranulomatous inflammation caused by bacteria
Ch. 53Bite wound infections
Ch. 54Bartonellosis
Feline bartonellosis
Canine bartonellosis
Ch. 55Surgical and traumatic wound infections
Ch. 56Laboratory diagnosis of fungal and algal infections
Ch. 57Antifungal chemotherapy
Ch. 58Cutaneous fungal infections
Malassezia dermatitis
Ch. 59Blastomycosis
Ch. 60Histoplasmosis
Ch. 61Cryptococcosis
Ch. 62Coccidioidomycosis and paracoccidioidomycosis
Ch. 63Sporotrichosis
Ch. 64Aspergillosis and penicilliosis
Canine nasal aspergillosis-penicilliosis
Feline nasal aspergillosis-penicilliosis
Canine disseminated aspergillosis
Feline disseminated aspergillosis
Ch. 65Candidiasis and rhodotorulosis
Ch. 66Trichosporonosis
Ch. 67Miscellaneous fungal infections
Ch. 68Pneumocystosis
Ch. 69Protothecosis
Ch. 70Laboratory diagnosis of protozoal infections
Ch. 71Antiprotozoal chemotherapy
Ch. 72Trypanosomiasis
American trypanosomiasis
African trypanosomiasis
Ch. 73Leishmaniases
Canine and feline American tegumentary leishmaniasis
Canine visceral leishmaniasis in North America
Ch. 74Hepatozoonosis
Hepatozoon canis infection
Feline hepatozoonosis
Hepatozoon americanum infection
Ch. 75Microsporidiosis
Ch. 76Cytauxzoonosis
Ch. 77Babesiosis
Ch. 78Enteric protozoal infections
Ch. 79Nonenteric amebiasis : acanthamebiasis, hartmannelliasis, and balamuthiasis
Ch. 80Toxoplasmosis and neosporosis
Ch. 81Enteric coccidiosis
Ch. 82Cryptosopridiosis and cyclosporiasis
Ch. 83Rhinosporidiosis
Ch. 84Neurologic diseases of suspected infectious origin and prion disease
Granulomatous meningoencephalitis
Encephalitis in pug and maltese dogs
Encephalitis in Yorkshire terriers
Hydrocephalus with periventricular encephalitis in dogs
Nonsuppurative meningoencephalitis in greyhounds
Feline poliomyelitis
Steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis
Prion diseases and feline spongiform encephalopathy
Ch. 85Integumentary infections
Bacterial infections of the skin
Otitis externa
Ch. 86Musculoskeletal infections
Ch. 87Cardiovascular infections
Ch. 88Bacterial respiratory infections
Ch. 89Gastrointestinal and intraabdominal infections
Ch. 90Hepatobiliary infections
Ch. 91Genitourinary infections
Ch. 92Bacterial infections of the central nervous system
Ch. 93Ocular infections
Ch. 94Environmental factors in infectious disease
Ch. 95Immunodeficiencies and infectious diseases
Ch. 96Fever
Ch. 97Prevention and management of infectious diseases in multiple-car environments
Ch. 98Prevention and management of infection in kennels
Ch. 99Immunocompromised people and shared human and animal infections : zoonoses, sapronoses, and anthroponoses
Ch. 100Immunoprophylaxis
App. 1Recommendations for core and noncore vaccinations of dogs
App. 2Recommendations for core and noncore vaccinations of cats
App. 3Canine and feline biologics manufacturers and products available worldwide
App. 4Compendium of animal rabies prevention and control, 2005

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