The Merck Veterinary Manual / Edition 10

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The Merck Veterinary Manual is the most comprehensive, reliablereference for veterinary professionals. Trusted for more than 50years, this reference now features hundreds of full-color images,including illustrations, photomicrographs, and radiographic,ultrasonographic, and endoscopic images. In addition, all 3,000pages have been updated to reflect the latest advances inveterinary medicine.

This new edition offers comprehensive coverage of exotic andlaboratory animals and an extensively revised zoonoses referencetable. The section on behavior has been thoroughly revised, andincludes the most current information on diagnosing and treatingbehavioral disorders in dogs, cats, and other domestic animals.

Updated Content:

  • Comprensive discussion of diseases and disorders affecting allcommon domestic animals
  • Expanded coverage of exotic animals, including pet birds,fish, ratites, reptiles, and rodents
  • Zoonotic potential of veterinary diseases is highlightedthroughout
  • Expanded discussions of topics such as antimicrobialresistance, off-label drug usage, vaccines, and advances in imagingtechniques
  • Extensively revised Behavior and Immunology sections
  • Reorganized Toxicology section for easier reference

Ten Brand-New Chapters

  • African Hedgehogs
  • Biology of the Immune System
  • Cloning of Domestic Animals
  • Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine
  • Disorders of Potassium Metabolism
  • Equine Metabolic Syndrome
  • Poisonous Mushrooms
  • Porcine Circovirus Diseases
  • Pseudopregnancy in Goats
  • Seminal Vesiculitis in Bulls

The Merck Manual has also been completely redesigned for easierreading. Offering a colorful new look at animal health, thisedition is truly indispensable.

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Editorial Reviews

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"This book continue to be a valuable resource for veterinary students and veterinarians. The changes made to the 10th edition make the book more useful and continue to keep it current." (American Journal of Veterinary Research, 4 April 2011)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780911910933
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/27/2010
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 10
  • Pages: 2945
  • Sales rank: 59,215
  • Product dimensions: 5.60 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 2.30 (d)

Table of Contents


Guide for Readers.

Abbreviations and Symbols.


Circulatory System.

Digestive System.

Eye and Ear.

Endocrine System.

Generalized Conditions.

Immune System.

Integumentary System.

Metabolic Disorders.

Nervous System.

Reproductive System.

Respiratory System.

Urinary System.


Clinical Pathology and Procedure.

Emergency Medicine and Critical Care.

Exotic and Laboratory Animals.

Management and Nutrition.



Toxicology Zoonoses.

Reference guides.


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