Diagnostic Imaging of Exotic Pets: Birds, Small Mammals, by Maria Elisabeth Krautwald-Junghanns, Michael Pees, Sven

By Maria Elisabeth Krautwald-Junghanns, Michael Pees, Sven Reese, Thomas Tully

This complete atlas covers birds, small mammals and reptiles. All imaging thoughts were incorporated: radiography, sonography, CT and MRI. it truly is a fantastic complement to literature almost immediately on hand on imaging diagnostics for small animals. The ebook is split into sections for every form of puppy in order that appropriate info and visible references could be quickly consulted. each part starts off with the anatomical representation of the correct a part of the physique with recognize to every of the person diagnostic systems. within the moment a part of the publication, the most typical pathological stipulations are depicted based on organ approach and mentioned relatively. This comparative presentation allows a brief and proper prognosis at the side of utilizing the main compatible diagnostic ideas. All radiographic, sonographic, CT and MRI pictures are truly labelled. Containing over 1,400 illustrations, this atlas could be an unrivalled diagnostic relief for veterinarians in perform and coaching.

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1-50). In addition, tumors of unknown origin in the body cavity can also be biopsied. Biopsies of the kidney are not recommended by the authors as they are associated with a high risk of hemorrhage in the bird. e. drainage of fluid accumulations) in ascites, cysts, and pericardial effusion is easily performed on avian patients. The preparation of both the aspiration site and of the coupling site is achieved as described above for the ultrasonographic procedure. g. Octenisept®). The organ of interest (often the liver) is visualized on the screen and the larger blood vessels and neighbouring organs should be localized and assessed.

Organic iodine compounds are primarily given intravenously, in rare cases orally, or in sinography studies, locally administered. However, iodine-based contrast agents are hypertonic and should only be used intravenously in dehydrated patients after adequate rehydration. A survey radiograph should always be taken prior to the administration of contrast material. If there is a suspected perforation of the proventriculus, ventriculus, or intestine only those contrast agents which will not induce tissue damage may be used.

Granivore, fructivore, carnivore) which may reflect an associated variability in gut length, but also the size, nutritional condition, and age of the patient, as well as the consistency of the contrast suspension. There can be a relatively rapid transit time observed in birds that eat soft foods and in cachexic or stressed birds, whereas the contrast agent tends to have a longer passage time in the gastrointestinal tract of large granivores. The transit time is also slower in young, obese, or richly fed birds, as well as in patients that have been anesthetized or sedated.

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