By Charles S. Farrow DVM
With a spotlight on birds, reptiles, and mammals, Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging: Avian and unique Pets discusses veterinary diagnostic imaging and new applied sciences for a number of modalities that will help you competently diagnose and pinpoint universal accidents and sickness. Divided into 3 sections - Birds, Mammals, and Reptiles - every one part contains invaluable details on positioning for particular constructions, imaging findings, and extra for every species with a wealth of pictures to supply real-life examples.
- Atlas-sized radiographs let you simply visualize the damage or indication of disease.
- Comparison radiographs exhibit an ordinary snapshot with an irregular photograph to focus on ameliorations and assist you determine abnormalities in practice.
- ''Telescopic'' photos supply close-up perspectives of bigger radiographs that can assist you establish salient issues seen within the radiograph.
- Content adapted to every species highlights the typical accidents and illnesses for every avian and unique species.
- Discussions of a number of modalities together with ultrasound, MRI, and CT supply all of the details you wish for diagnostic imaging in a single resource.
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A, Orientation. B, Unlabeled close-up. C, Labeled close-up. indd 60 2/11/2008 10:53:16 AM CHAPTER 5 I I I The Wing: Normal Gross Anatomy 61 Figure 5-5 • Close-up view of the distal humerus of a Canadian goose seen from the ventral aspect (prepared specimen). The distal radius and ulna have been reﬂected, revealing the distinctive differences in the size and shape of the two halves of the distal humeral condyle. Figure 5-4 • Full-length view of the humerus of a Canadian goose (prepared specimen) as seen from a lateral perspective.
Figure 2-25 • Wild birdseed is an excellent way to observe wild birds in their natural environment and to nourish them when hospitalized. indd 37 2/11/2008 10:51:50 AM 38 SECTION I I I I The Birds Figure 2-27 • Resembling passengers packed into a crowded subway train (except they are arranged vertically), a small ﬂock of waxwings feed on what remains of last year’s apples. Figure 2-28 • An immature robin attempts to maintain its perch in a stiff prairie wind. Figure 2-29 • A Northern ﬂicker eats seed from a feeder.
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