Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology 6/e
Danny W. Scott , DVM, Professor of Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
ISBN 0721676189 · Hardback
W.B. Saunders · Published October 2000
Fully revised and updated, Muller & Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology provides students and veterinarians the most complete, up-to-date and user-friendly textbook of dermatology for dogs, cats, and pocket pets. This popular resource thoroughly details everything concerning etiology, pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis, and therapy. Lavishly illustrated with clinical, microscopic and histopathological materials, it features over 1200 illustrations.
Covers every skin condition encountered in clinical practice.
Organized by etiologic chapters, so the practitioner can reference a chapter based on the diagnosis at hand.
Organizes skin disorders according to etiology, pathogenesis, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and clinical management.
Every skin disease is illustrated with color or black and white photographs,
Presents and illustrates classic microscopic findings for most diseases so practitioners can validate their diagnosis.
Presents and illustrates classic histopathological findings for most diseases so practitioners can visually verify their skin biopsy reports.
Covers more than 70 new diseases.
Features diagnostics and treatment of various conditions that have changed dramatically since the last edition.
Incorporates 50 percent new material from the previous edition.
Includes greatly expanded sections on cytology and trichography
Structure and Function of the Skin
Bacterial Skin Diseases
Fungal Skin Diseases
Parasitic Skin Diseases
Viral, Rickettsial, and Protazoal Skin Diseases
Skin Immune System and Allergic Skin Diseases
Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
Congential and Hereditary Defects
Psychogenic Skin Diseases
Environmental Skin Diseases
Nutritional Skin Diseases
Miscellaneous Skin Diseases
Diseases of Eyelids, Claws, Anal Sacs, and Ears
Neoplastic and Non-Neoplastic Tumors
Dermatoses of Pet Rodents, Rabbits and Ferrets
Chronology of Veterinary Dermatology (1900-1998)