Veterinary Medicine A textbook of the diseases of cattle, horses, sheep, pigs and goats - two-volume set

Author: Peter Constable, Kenneth Hinchcliff, Stanley Done, Walter Grünberg
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Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication Date: 2017
ISBN 10: 0702052469
ISBN 13: 9780702052460
eISBN: 9780702070587
Edition: 11th

Description:

Treat the diseases affecting large animals! Veterinary Medicine, 11th Edition provides up-to-date information on the diseases of horses, cattle, sheep, goats, and pigs. Comprehensive coverage includes the principles of clinical examination and making a diagnosis, along with specific therapy recommendations. For easier use, this edition has been divided into two volumes and restructured into a logical, anatomically based approach to disease. From internationally known veterinary experts Peter Constable, Kenneth Hinchcliff, Stanley Done, and Walter Gr?nberg, this book is the definitive, one-stop reference for farm animal and equine care. Comprehensive coverage includes information essential to any large-animal veterinarian, especially those working with horses, cattle, sheep, goats, or pigs.? Coverage of diseases addresses major large-animal diseases of all countries, including foreign animal and emerging diseases. User-friendly format makes it easier to quickly absorb key information.? Quick review/synopsis sections make important information on complex diseases easy to find.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Notices
  • Dr. Otto M. Radostits, August 31, 1934-December 15, 2006, Senior Author, Fifth to Seventh Editions; Lead Author, Eighth to Tenth Editions
  • Dr. Clive Collins Gay
  • Professor Douglas Blood
  • Contributors
  • Preface to the Eleventh Edition
  • Introduction
  • How to Use This Book

1: Clinical Examination and Making a Diagnosis

  • Introduction
  • Making a Diagnosis
  • Clinical Examination of the Individual Animal
  • Prognosis and Therapeutic Decision Making

2: Examination of the Population

  • Approach to Examining the Population
  • Examination Steps
  • Techniques in Examination of the Herd or Flock
  • Role of the Integrated Animal Health and Production Management Program

3: Biosecurity and Infection Control

  • Definitions and Concepts
  • Development of a Biosecurity Plan
  • Practices to Aid in Maintaining Biosecurity

4: General Systemic States

  • Hypothermia, Hyperthermia, and Fever
  • Acute Phase Response
  • Sepsis, Septicemia, and Viremia
  • Toxemia, Endotoxemia, and Septic Shock
  • Toxemia in the Recently Calved Cow
  • Hypovolemic, Hemorrhagic, Maldistributive, and Obstructive Shock
  • Localized Infections
  • Pain
  • Stress
  • Disturbances of Appetite, Food Intake, and Nutritional Status
  • Weight Loss or Failure to Gain Weight (Ill-Thrift)
  • Physical Exercise and Associated Disorders
  • Sudden or Unexpected Death
  • Diseases Associated With Physical Agents
  • Diagnosis of Inherited Disease

5: Disturbances of Free Water, Electrolytes, Acid-Base Balance, and Oncotic Pressure

  • Dehydration
  • Water Intoxication
  • Electrolyte Imbalances
  • Acid-Base Imbalance
  • Oncotic Pressure and Edema
  • Naturally Occurring Combined Abnormalities of Free Water, Electrolyte, Acid-Base Balance, and Oncotic Pressure
  • Principles of Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy

6: Practical Antimicrobial Therapeutics

  • Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Antibiotic Metaphylaxis to Control Respiratory Disease
  • Practical Usage of Antimicrobial Drugs
  • Classification of Antimicrobial Agents: Mechanisms of Action and Major Side Effects

7: Diseases of the Alimentary Tract: Nonruminant

  • Principles of Alimentary Tract Dysfunction
  • Manifestations of Alimentary Tract Dysfunction
  • Special Examination
  • Principles of Treatment in Alimentary Tract Disease
  • Diseases of the Buccal Cavity and Associated Organs
  • Diseases of the Pharynx and Esophagus
  • Diseases of the Nonruminant Stomach and Intestines
  • Diseases of the Peritoneum
  • Abdominal Diseases of the Horse Including Colic and Diarrhea
  • Abdominal Diseases of the Pig Including Diarrhea
  • Noninfectious Intestinal Disease of Swine
  • Bacterial and Viral Diseases of the Alimentary Tract
  • Parasitic Diseases of the Alimentary Tract
  • Control
  • Toxins Affecting the Alimentary Tract
  • Neoplasms of the Alimentary Tract
  • Congenital Defects of the Alimentary Tract
  • Inherited Defects of the Alimentary Tract

8: Diseases of the Alimentary Tract–Ruminant

  • Diseases of the Forestomach of Ruminants
  • Special Examination of the Alimentary Tract and Abdomen of Cattle
  • Diseases of the Rumen, Reticulum and Omasum
  • Diseases of the Abomasum
  • Diseases of the Intestines of Ruminants
  • Bacterial Diseases of the Ruminant Alimentary Tract
  • Viral Diseases of the Ruminant Alimentary Tract
  • Parasitic Diseases of the Ruminant Alimentary Tract
  • Toxic Diseases of the Ruminant Alimentary Tract
  • Diseases of the Ruminant Alimentary Tract of Unknown Cause

9: Diseases of the Liver

  • Diseases of the Liver: Introduction
  • Principles of Hepatic Dysfunction
  • Manifestations of Liver and Biliary Disease
  • Special Examination of the Liver
  • Principles of Treatment in Diseases of the Liver
  • Diffuse Diseases of the Liver
  • Liver Abscess and Necrobacillosis of the Liver
  • Bacillary Hemoglobinuria (Red Water Disease)
  • Infectious Necrotic Hepatitis (Black Disease)
  • Clostridium novyi Infection
  • Diseases Characterized by Systemic Involvement
  • Hepatitis E Virus (HEV)
  • Hepatic Diseases Associated With Trematodes
  • Fascioloides magna
  • Dicrocoelium
  • Diseases Associated With Major Phytotoxins
  • Plants Causing Hepatic Injury (Unidentified Toxin)
  • Poisoning by Mycotoxins
  • Phomopsins Toxicosis (Lupinosis)
  • Pithomycotoxicosis (Sporidesmin Toxicity and Facial Eczema)
  • Rubratoxin Toxicosis
  • Miscellaneous Fungi Causing Hepatic Damage (Unidentified Toxin)
  • Coal Tar Pitch Poisoning in Pigs
  • Focal Diseases of the Liver
  • Diseases of the Pancreas

10: Diseases of the Cardiovascular System

  • Principles of Circulatory Failure
  • Manifestations of Circulatory Failure
  • Special Examination of the Cardiovascular System
  • Arrhythmias (Dysrhythmias)
  • Diseases of the Heart
  • Cardiac Toxicities
  • Cardiac Neoplasia
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Defects
  • Inherited Cardiovascular Defects
  • Diseases of the Pericardium
  • Diseases of the Blood Vessels
  • Vascular Neoplasia

11: Diseases of the Hemolymphatic and Immune Systems

  • Abnormalities of Plasma Protein Concentration
  • Hemorrhagic Disease
  • Lymphadenopathy (Lymphadenitis)
  • Diseases of the Spleen and Thymus
  • Immune-Deficiency Disorders (Lowered Resistance to Infection)
  • Amyloidoses
  • Enzootic Bovine Leukosis (Bovine Lymphosarcoma)
  • Nutritional Deficiencies
  • Toxins Affecting the Hemolymphatic System
  • Neoplasia
  • Congenital Inherited Diseases
  • Inherited Immunodeficiency
  • Diseases of Unknown Etiology

12: Diseases of the Respiratory System

  • Principles of Respiratory Insufficiency
  • Principal Manifestations of Respiratory Insufficiency
  • Special Examination of the Respiratory System
  • Principles of Treatment and Control of Respiratory Tract Disease
  • Diseases of the Upper Respiratory Tract
  • Diseases of the Lung Parenchyma
  • Diseases of the Pleural Cavity and Diaphragm
  • Diseases of the Bovine Respiratory Tract
  • Diseases of the Ovine and Caprine Respiratory Tract
  • Diseases of the Equine Respiratory Tract
  • Diseases of the Swine Respiratory Tract
  • Respiratory System Toxicoses
  • Neoplastic Diseases of the Respiratory Tract
  • Congenital and Inherited Diseases of the Respiratory Tract

13: Diseases of the Urinary System

  • Introduction
  • Clinical Features of Urinary Tract Disease
  • Special Examination of the Urinary System
  • Principles of Treatment of Urinary Tract Disease
  • Diseases of the Kidney
  • Infectious Diseases of the Kidney
  • Toxic Agents Affecting the Kidney
  • Renal Neoplasia
  • Congenital and Inherited Renal Diseases
  • Diseases of the Ureters, Bladder, and Urethra
  • Diseases of the Prepuce and Vulvovaginal Area

14: Diseases of the Nervous System

  • Introduction
  • Principles of Nervous Dysfunction
  • Clinical Manifestations of Diseases of the Nervous System
  • Special Examination of the Nervous System
  • Diffuse or Multifocal Diseases of the Brain and Spinal Cord
  • Focal Diseases of the Brain and Spinal Cord
  • Plant Toxins Affecting the Nervous System
  • Fungal Toxins Affecting the Nervous System
  • Other Toxins Affecting the Nervous System
  • Diseases of the Cerebrum
  • Bacterial Diseases Primarily Affecting the Cerebrum
  • Viral Diseases Primarily Affecting the Cerebrum
  • Prion Diseases Primarily Affecting the Cerebrum
  • Parasitic Disease Primarily Affecting the Cerebrum
  • Metabolic Diseases Primarily Affecting the Cerebrum
  • Metabolic and Toxic Encephalomyelopathies
  • Inherited Diseases Primarily Affecting the Cerebrum
  • Congenital and Inherited Encephalomyelopathies
  • Diseases Primarily Affecting the Cerebellum
  • Diseases Primarily Affecting the Brainstem and Vestibular System
  • Diseases Primarily Affecting the Spinal Cord
  • Parasitic Diseases Primarily Affecting the Spinal Cord
  • Toxic Diseases Primarily Affecting the Spinal Cord
  • Inherited Diseases Primarily Affecting the Spinal Cord
  • Diseases Primarily Affecting the Peripheral Nervous System

15: Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

  • Principal Manifestations of Musculoskeletal Disease
  • Diseases of Muscles
  • Diseases of Bones
  • Diseases of Joints
  • Infectious Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System
  • Nutritional Diseases Affecting the Musculoskeletal System
  • Toxic Agents Affecting the Musculoskeletal System
  • Congenital Defects of Muscles, Bones, and Joints
  • Inherited Diseases of Muscles
  • Inherited Diseases of Bones
  • Inherited Diseases of Joints

16: Diseases of the Skin, Eye, Conjunctiva, and External Ear

  • Introduction
  • Principles of Treatment of Diseases of the Skin
  • Diseases of the Epidermis and Dermis
  • Diseases of the Hair, Wool, Follicles, and Skin Glands
  • Diseases of the Subcutis
  • Non-Infectious Diseases of the Skin
  • Bacterial Diseases of the Skin
  • Viral Diseases of the Skin
  • Dermatomycoses
  • Protozoal Diseases of the Skin
  • Nematode Infections of the Skin
  • Cutaneous Myiasis
  • Mite Infestations
  • Ked and Louse Infestations
  • Miscellaneous Skin Diseases Caused by Flies, Midges, and Mosquitoes
  • Tick Infestations
  • Deficiencies and Toxicities Affecting the Skin
  • Cutaneous Neoplasms
  • Congenital and Inherited Defects of the Skin
  • Eye and Conjunctival Diseases
  • External Ear Diseases

17: Metabolic and Endocrine Diseases

  • Introduction
  • Metabolic Diseases of Ruminants
  • Inherited Metabolic Diseases of Ruminants
  • Metabolic Diseases of Horses
  • Disorders of Thyroid Function (Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Congenital Hypothyroidism, Thyroid Adenoma)
  • Diseases Caused by Nutritional Deficiencies
  • Deficiencies of Energy and Protein
  • Diseases Associated With Deficiencies of Mineral Nutrients

18: Diseases Primarily Affecting the Reproductive System

  • Infectious Diseases Primarily Affecting the Reproductive System
  • Infectious Diseases Primarily Affecting the Reproductive System
  • Toxic Agents Primarily Affecting the Reproductive System
  • Congenital and Inherited Diseases Primarily Affecting the Reproductive System

19: Perinatal Diseases

  • Introduction
  • Perinatal and Postnatal Diseases
  • Perinatal Disease—Congenital Defects
  • Physical and Environmental Causes of Perinatal Disease
  • Failure of Transfer of Passive Immunity (Failure of Transfer of Colostral Immunoglobulin)
  • Clinical Assessment and Care of Critically Ill Newborns
  • Neonatal Infectious Diseases
  • Neonatal Neoplasia

20: Diseases of the Mammary Gland

  • Introduction
  • Bovine Mastitis
  • Diagnosis of Bovine Mastitis
  • Mastitis Pathogens of Cattle
  • Mastitis of Cattle Associated With Common Contagious Pathogens
  • Mastitis of Cattle Associated With Teat Skin Opportunistic Pathogens
  • Mastitis of Cattle Associated With Common Environmental Pathogens
  • Mastitis of Cattle Associated With Less Common Pathogens
  • Control of Bovine Mastitis
  • Miscellaneous Abnormalities of the Teats and Udder
  • Mastitis of Sheep
  • Mastitis of Goats
  • Contagious Agalactia in Goats and Sheep
  • Mastitis of Mares
  • Postpartum Dysgalactia Syndrome of Sows

21: Systemic and Multi-Organ Diseases

  • Diseases of Complex or Undetermined Etiology
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Bacterial Infection
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Viral Infection
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Protozoal Infection
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Trypanosome Infection
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Fungal Infection
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Metabolic Deficiency
  • Multi-Organ Diseases Due to Toxicity

Appendix 1 Conversion Tables

Appendix 2 Reference Laboratory Values

Appendix 3 Drug doses and intervals for horses and ruminants

Appendix 4 Drug doses and intervals for pigs