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Exotic Animal Laboratory Diagnosis




Exotic Animal Laboratory Diagnosis

J. Jill Heatley (Editor), Karen E. Russell (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-470-96035-6 July 2019 Wiley-Blackwell 664 Pages


Exotic Animal Laboratory Diagnosis is a practical, user-friendly guide to diagnostic testing in a wide range of exotic species.

  • Offers complete information on obtaining samples, performing tests, and interpreting laboratory results in exotic animals
  • Presents information on each species using a similar format for easy access
  • Emphasizes details on clinical biochemistries, urinalysis, and common laboratory diagnostic tests not found in other resources
  • Draws together information on selecting, performing, and using diagnostic tests into a single easy-to-use resource
  • Covers a wide range of species, including small mammals, primates, reptiles, aquatic animals, and wild, laboratory, and pet birds 


Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Ferrets

Chapter 3 Procyonids

Chapter 4 Skunks

Chapter 5 Rabbits

Chapter 6 Rats and Mice

Chapter 7 Gerbils and Hamsters

Chapter 8 Hytrichomorph Rodents

Chapter 9 Capybaras

Chapter 10 Squirrels

Chapter 11 Marsupials

Chapter 12 Hedgehogs

Chapter 13 Callitrichids

Chapter 14 Lemurs

Chapter 15 New World Primates

Chapter 16 Chelonia

Chapter 17 Snakes

Chapter 18 Lizards

Chapter 19. Amphibians

Chapter 20 Fish

Chapter 21 Aquatic Invertebrates

Chapter 22 Terrestrial Invertebrates

Chapter 23 Avian Introduction

Chapter 24 Raptors

Chapter 25 Parrots

Chapter 26 Galliformes

Chapter 27 Pigeons & Doves

Chapter 28 Passerine Birds

Chapter 29 Seabirds & Waterfowl