Duncan and Prasse's Veterinary Laboratory Medicine : Clinical Pathology

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-07-26
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Duncan and Prasse's Veterinary Laboratory Medicine: Clinical Pathology, Fifth Edition offers an excellent introduction to veterinary clinical pathology in a highly accessible outline format. Taking a problem-solving approach to the interpretation of laboratory data, the book includes clinical cases to illustrate the concepts described, with tables and key words to aid readers in locating and applying information, and a companion website provides the images in PowerPoint and references linked to PubMed at www.wiley.com/go/latimer. With information on all major domestic species, Duncan and Prasse's Veterinary Laboratory Medicine is a useful quick reference for practicing veterinarians, veterinary students, and pathology residents.

Author Biography

Kenneth S. Latimer, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVP, is a veterinary clinical pathologist at Covance Laboratories, Inc.   in Vienna, Virginia and Professor Emeritus in the Department of Pathology at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in   Athens, Georgia.  He has over 32 years of experience in the specialty of veterinary clinical pathology in academic, research, private practice, and industrial settings.

Table of Contents

Contributing Authors.



Chapter 1. Erythrocytes.

Chapter 2. Leukocytes.

Chapter 3. Hematopoietic Neoplasia.

Chapter 4. Hemostasis.

Chapter 5. Water, Electrolytes, and Acid Base.

Chapter 6. Proteins, Lipids, and Carbohydrates.

Chapter 7. Liver.

Chapter 8. Digestive System.

Chapter 9. Urinary System.

Chapter 10. Muscle.

Chapter 11. Endocrine System.

Chapter 12. Cytology.

Chapter 13. Generating and Interpreting Test Results: Test Validity, Quality Control, Reference Values, and Basic Epidemiology.

Case Studies.


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