Summary: Introduction to Veterinary Pathology, Third Edition, is constructed for the beginning student in veterinary pathology, to introduce new scientific information on mechanisms of general tissue injury into the language of medicine. The basic concepts of pathology are integrated into clinical medicine. Chapters on cellular degeneration and necrosis, inflammation, thrombosis, hemodynamic disorders, and neoplasia have been reconstructed to include the latest in new scientific information a ...show morend color illustrations of gross pathology. The revised 3rd edition also includes new chapters on: middot; Infectious Diseases middot; Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases middot; Ecosystems and Environmental Pathology middot; Forensic Pathology and Bioterrorism The new text has remained true to elements favored in a review of the 2nd edition: ''hellip;chapters cover the time-honoured topics of basic pathologyhellip;the information is impressively current and compact. Important points are illustrated with memorable examples of natural disease from the full range of domesticated species and our debt to laboratory animals is also recognized. The text is embellished with pathological vignettes such as an 1819 account of tetanus and the weaponry potential of anthrax, and the many photographs are eye-catching and often paired in order to contrast normal with abnormal or gross with microscopicrdquo;--Dr. Malcolm France, course coordinator for Veterinary Pathology, University of Sydney. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 3RD 07
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