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Noninfectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract

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Chapter 5 Noninfectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract Susan Fubini, Thomas J. Divers DISEASES OF THE FORESTOMACH Simple Acute Indigestion Etiology The term indigestion is used to describe a wide…

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Neurologic Diseases

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Chapter 12 Neurologic Diseases Alexander de Lahunta, Thomas J. Divers BOVINE NEUROLOGIC EXAMINATION There are five components of a neurologic examination: sensorium, gait, postural reactions, spinal reflexes, and cranial nerves…

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Musculoskeletal Disorders

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Chapter 11 Musculoskeletal Disorders Charles Guard DIGITAL LAMENESS—LESIONS AND TREATMENTS Throughout this section on therapy of hoof diseases, reference will be made to functional hoof trimming. This refers to the…

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Respiratory Diseases

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Chapter 4 Respiratory Diseases Thomas J. Divers DISEASES OF THE UPPER AIRWAY These disorders are characterized by inspiratory dyspnea. The increased resistance to airflow caused by upper airway obstructions often…

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Diseases of the Teats and Udder

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Chapter 8 Diseases of the Teats and Udder Lisle W. George, Thomas J. Divers, Norm Ducharme, Frank L. Welcome The udder of a dairy cow consists of four separate glands…

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Ocular Diseases

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Chapter 13 Ocular Diseases Ronald Riis DISEASES OF THE ORBIT Inflammatory Orbital Diseases Orbital Cellulitis Etiology. Puncture wounds and lacerations of the eyelids or conjunctiva that allow opportunistic bacteria to…

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Cardiovascular Diseases

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Chapter 3 Cardiovascular Diseases Simon F. Peek, Sheila M. McGuirk EXAMINATION OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM The cardiovascular system is assessed by observation of the animal’s general state, mucous membrane appearance,…

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Therapeutics and Routine Procedures

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Chapter 2 Therapeutics and Routine Procedures Thomas J. Divers, Simon F. Peek VENIPUNCTURE The jugular vein is the major vein used to administer large volumes of intravenous (IV) fluids in…

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Infectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract

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Chapter 6 Infectious Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract David C. Van Metre, Bud C. Tennant, Robert H. Whitlock CALVES Escherichia coli Escherichia coli is a normal inhabitant of the gastrointestinal…

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Urinary Tract Diseases

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Chapter 10 Urinary Tract Diseases Thomas J. Divers ABNORMAL URINARY CONSTITUENTS AND CONDITIONS Urinary tract diseases are less common in dairy cattle than disorders of the gastrointestinal, respiratory, musculoskeletal, and…

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