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Veterinary hematology atlas of common domestic and non-domestic species William J. Reagan, Armando R. Irizarry Rovira, Dennis B. DeNicola

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Reagan, William J.,  Search this
Irizarry Rovira, Armando R.,  Search this
DeNicola, D. B.,  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 122 pages illustrations (some color) 28 cm
Scientific atlases
NZPFRV copy purchased from the SIL Wildlife Conservation Endowment
Preface -- About the authors -- About the companion website -- 1. Hematopoiesis -- 2. Normal red blood cell morphology -- 3. Variations in red blood cell morphology -- 4. Red blood cell inclusions and parasites -- 5. Normal white blood cell morphology -- 6. Variations in white blood cell morphology -- 7. White blood cell inclusions and parasites -- 8. Platelets -- 9. Lymphoproliferative and myeloproliferative disorders -- 10. Miscellaneous findings -- 11. Avian hematology -- 12. Reptilian and amphibian hematology -- 13. Integration of blood film and hematology analyzer cytograms -- Appendix A. Semiquantitative grading scheme for evaluation of red blood cell morphology -- Appendix B. Semiquantitative grading scheme for evaluation of neutrophil toxicity -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
"Now in its third edition, Veterinary Hematology: Atlas of Common Domestic and Non-Domestic Species continues to offer veterinarians and veterinary technicians an essential guide to veterinary hematology. Comprehensive in scope, the atlas presents the fundamentals of both normal and abnormal blood cell morphologies, with coverage of a wide range of species, including dogs, cats, horses, ruminants, llamas, rats, mice, nonhuman primates, ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, amphibians, and reptiles. Designed as a useful and accessible guide, the updated third edition presents more than 300 color images and includes a new chapter that describes the best techniques for using hematology instruments. The authors--noted experts on the topic--clearly show how to identify and interpret the hematological changes that may occur in a variety of species. In addition, a companion website offers a wealth of additional hematological images. This vital atlas: Provides an updated edition of the popular veterinary hematology atlas for veterinarians, veterinary students, and veterinary technicians. Contains a new instructive chapter on hematology instrumentation. Presents hundreds of high-quality color photographs that help in identification. Covers a range of species from dogs and cats to birds and reptiles. Features a companion website that provides a wealth of additional hematological images. Written for both novice and experienced veterinarians, Veterinary Hematology provides a complete resource to blood morphologic abnormalities in domestic and non-domestic species"--Provided by publisher
Veterinary hematology  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Hematologic Diseases--veterinary  Search this
Animals, Domestic  Search this
Hématologie vétérinaire  Search this
Animaux domestiques  Search this
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