Thompson's Special Veterinary Pathology 3/e
M. Donald McGavin, DVM, PhD, Professor and Director of Necropsy Laboratories, Department of Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
William W. Carlton, DVM, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
James F. Zachary, DVM, PhD, Professor of Pathology, University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Urbana, IL
ISBN 0323005608 · Hardback · 704 Pages · 880 Illustrations
Mosby · Published September 2000
Designed for veterinary students, it follows the curriculum required for special pathology in veterinary courses.
Well-organized, each chapter discusses normal functions of the body system, followed by pathologic conditions found in domestic and companion animals.
Consistent chapter organization makes it easy for readers to locate information.
More than 900 superb photographs, photomicrographs and line drawings document gross and microscopic conditions.
While focusing primarily on diseases in North America, the text also includes pathologic conditions found in other parts of the world and those being brought into this country through the importation of various animals.
Contributors are recognized in their chosen area of expertise and well known in research and education.
Discusses many new viral and bacterial infections.
Provides expanded coverage of zoonotic conditions.
Completely revised chapters on alimentary, cardiovascular, muscle, and special senses.
Addition of dynamic, new third author: Dr. James Zachary, editor-in-chief of Veterinary Pathology, the journal of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists.
Liver, Biliary System, and Exocrine Pancreas
Respiratory System, Thoracic Cavity and Pleura
Central Nervous System
Diseases of Bone and Joints
Reproductive - Female
Reproductive - Male
Eye and Ear