Table of Contents

Front Matter.
General Approach to Fetal and Neonatal Loss / R Flint Taylor, Bradley L Njaa.
Disorders of Cattle / Mark L Anderson.
Disorders of Sheep and Goats / Robert B Moeller.
Disorders of Pigs / Michael J Yaeger.
Disorders of Horses / Neil M Williams.
Disorders of Dogs and Cats / Claus D Buergelt.
Disorders of Nondomestic Mammals / Bruce A Rideout.
Appendix A: Gestational Age Estimation Based on Fetal Measures and Phenotypic Characteristics.
Appendix B: Summary Tables of Diagnostic Tests for Infectious Causes of Abortion and Neonatal Loss.
Index. General approach to fetal and neonatal loss.
Bovine abortion and perinatal loss.
Small ruminant abortions and prenatal losses.
Porcine abortion.
Equine abortion.
Dog and cat abortion and neonatal loss.
Abortion and stillbirth in nondomestic mammals. Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition is a concise resource for determining the causes of abortion and neonatal loss in cattle, small ruminants, pigs, horses, dogs, cats, and exotic mammals. Presenting current procedures for diagnosing abortion, this classic reference has been fully updated and expanded, offering new coverage of dogs, cats, and nondomestic mammals. Published in association with the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition provides a valuable aid for understanding abortion and neonatal loss, with thorough coverage of possible causes. The book begins with a general chapter on the approach to an abortion, followed by species-specific chapters. Each chapter begins by outlining the pathogenesis of abortion and neonatal loss, then moves on to special diagnostic techniques, fetal and placental anatomy and physiology, and detailed descriptions of the various causes of abortion or neonatal loss. A companion website offers the images for download at www.wiley.com/go/njaa. Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition is a useful guide for veterinary practitioners, diagnosticians, pathologists, theriogenologists, students, and technicians.
Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition is a concise resource for determining the causes of abortion and neonatal loss in cattle, small ruminants, pigs, horses, dogs, cats, and exotic mammals. Presenting current procedures for diagnosing abortion, this classic reference has been fully updated and expanded, offering new coverage of dogs, cats, and nondomestic mammals. Published in association with the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition provides a valuable aid for understanding abortion and neonatal loss, with thorough coverage of possible causes. The book begins with a general chapter on the approach to an abortion, followed by species-specific chapters. Each chapter begins by outlining the pathogenesis of abortion and neonatal loss, then moves on to special diagnostic techniques, fetal and placental anatomy and physiology, and detailed descriptions of the various causes of abortion or neonatal loss. A companion website offers the images for download at www.wiley.com/go/njaa. Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition is a useful guide for veterinary practitioners, diagnosticians, pathologists, theriogenologists, students, and technicians.
Kirkbride, Clyde A;Njaa, Bradley
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Wiley-Blackwell
2012
4th ed.
9781119949053
9780470958520
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