Category : Veterinary Medicine
This book provides a practical, clinical approach to diagnosing, treating, and managing endocrine diseases in the horse. Each chapter uses the same structure to form a user-friendly tool of information and advice on aetiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, differential diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment for each endocrine disorder.The book covers:- diseases of the thyroid and parathyroid glands;- diseases of the hypothalamo-pituitary-thyroid and hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenocortical axes;- diseases of the endocrine pancreas;- hyperlipaemia and lipid metabolism disorders; and- diseases of the female and male reproductive systems.Also including material on additional endocrinopathies such as diabetes and pheochromocytoma, this book is dedicated to the fast-moving field of equine endocrinology. Written by international experts in Australia and the USA, it collates their insights and experience into approaches that prove invaluable for general equine practitioners.
- Item Weight:15.6 ounces
- Paperback:176 pages
- eText ISBN: 9781789241105
- eText ISBN: 9781789241112
- Dimensions:7.4 x 0.4 x 9.6 inches
- Publisher:CABI (November 6, 2020)