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Diseases of Domestic Guinea Pigs

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Edition:
2nd
ISBN13:

9780632052097

ISBN10:
0632052090
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
5/18/2000
Publisher(s):
Wiley-Blackwell
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This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 5/18/2000.
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Summary

This book provides a comprehensive text covering all aspects of guinea pig medicine. This updated edition will be of value to veterinary surgeons and students, veterinary nurses, breeders and all those working in the animal care industry. Written in note form the book assists in the formulation of a diagnostic plan when the practitioner is faced with a sick animal. Sections on clinical signs, diagnoses and treatments, allow rapid reference in successive chapters on the reproductive, digestive, respiratory, musculoskeletal and urinary systems, the skin, head and neck, nervous system and husbandry.All the latest drug information has been included and full details of dose rates, contraindications and components of the proprietary preparations are listed in chapter 11. A new chapter has been written providing information on herbal and homeopathic remedies.

Table of Contents

Preface viii
The Skin
1(13)
Specific skin conditions
1(13)
The Reproductive System
14(25)
Anatomy
14(1)
Reproductive physiology
15(3)
Pregnancy
18(15)
Infertility
33(6)
The Urinary System
39(6)
Anatomy
39(1)
Physiology
39(1)
Symptoms of urinary tract disorders
40(5)
The Respiratory System
45(5)
Anatomy and physiology
45(1)
Symptoms of respiratory disorders
45(1)
Respiratory infections
46(4)
The Digestive System
50(12)
Anatomy
50(1)
Physiology
50(12)
The Musculoskeletal System
62(7)
The Head and Neck
69(13)
The eye
69(4)
The ear
73(2)
The mouth
75(4)
The neck
79(3)
Behaviour and the Central Nervous System
82(3)
Husbandry
85(13)
Housing
85(2)
Nutrition
87(11)
Anaesthetics and Surgical Preparations
98(6)
Inhalation anaesthetics
99(1)
Injectable anaesthetics
100(4)
Treatments
104(17)
Antibiotics
106(3)
Probiotics
109(1)
Fluid therapy
110(1)
Anti-fungal agents
110(1)
Anti-diarrhoeal preparations
111(1)
Topical preparations
112(1)
Eye preparations
113(1)
Ectoparasitic preparations
114(1)
Endoparasitic preparations
115(1)
Miscellaneous treatments
116(2)
Vitamin preparations
118(1)
Cleaning solutions
119(2)
Alternative Therapies
121(9)
Homeopathy
121(1)
Common homeopathic remedies
122(3)
Herbal remedies
125(1)
Medicinal plants
125(5)
Zoonotic Aspects
130(2)
Appendix 1: Miscellaneous Physiological Data 132(2)
Appendix 2: Summary of Herbal and Homeopathic Remedies and their Uses 134(2)
Further Reading 136(3)
Index 139


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