Download Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction by E. Feldman, R. Nelson PDF

By E. Feldman, R. Nelson

ISBN-10: 0721693156

ISBN-13: 9780721693156

Show description

Read Online or Download Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction PDF

Similar veterinary medicine books

Veterinary Medicine: A Textbook of the Diseases of Cattle, Horses, Sheep, Pigs, and Goats (10th Edition)

The recent tenth variation of this well-respected reference comprises completely revised and reviewed details with content material on new ailments for the main up to date details on illnesses effecting sheep, pigs, goats, horses, and livestock. Divided into sections, common medication and exact medication, the booklet covers subject matters starting from the medical exam and manifestation of illness in organ platforms to precise ailments of the massive animal species.

WSAVA Standards for Clinical and Histological Diagnosis of Canine and Feline Liver Diseases

This identify is the manufactured from an initiative of the area Small Animal Veterinary organization (WSAVA). the purpose is to explain an international typical of guidance for prognosis of liver illnesses in canines and cats, utilizing either histological and scientific standards. regular reference for pathologists and experts, in addition to normal vets in practiceonly on hand usual for making good outlined prognosis in response to histological and medical standards for liver illnesses in small animals describes international standardization of instructions for analysis of liver ailments in canine and cats, utilizing either histological and medical standards.

Dairy Production Medicine

This entire e-book integrates new know-how and ideas which have been constructed lately to regulate dairy farms in a ecocnomic demeanour. The method of the creation of farm animals and caliber milk is multidisciplinary, related to meals, replica, scientific drugs, genetics, pathology, epidemiology, human source administration and economics.

Animal influenza

Animal Influenza, moment variation is a entire textual content on animal influenza.  geared up by means of species, assurance contains avian, swine, equine and mammals, with every one part together with info on influenza viruses, the an infection and affliction they reason, and techniques utilized in regulate. Covers the full diversity of themes inside avian, swine, equine and mammalian influenzas in a single complete and authoritative textual content presents a summarization of peer-reviewed and empirical facts on influenza viruses, the an infection, and ailments they reason Discusses suggestions utilized in regulate of the sickness best specialists are drawn jointly to supply a world and multi-disciplinary viewpoint Fuses most up-to-date advancements in simple medical examine with sensible suggestions on administration of the affliction

Additional resources for Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction

Example text

The relative roles of the direct baroreceptor input versus angiotensin mechanisms in the thirst response to extracellular dehydration have yet to be determined. Interaction of Plasma Osmolality and Blood Volume. Normal day-to-day regulation of water balance involves interaction between osmotic and volume stimuli. In the case of vasopressin secretion, decreases in extracellular fluid volume sensitize the release of vasopressin to a given osmotic stimulus. Thus for a given increase in plasma osmolality, the increase in plasma vasopressin concentration is greater in hypovolemic states than with normovolemia.

Glucocorticoids inhibit AVP release by a direct effect within the hypothalamus and/or neurohypophysis (Papanek and Raff, 1994; Papanek et al, 1997). This inhibition of AVP release is characterized by both an increase in osmotic threshold and a decrease in the sensitivity of the AVP response to increasing osmolality (Biewenga et al, 1991). Hyperadrenocorticism also causes resistance to the effect of AVP in the kidney, possibly through interference with the action of AVP at the level of the renal collecting tubules or direct depression of renal tubular permeability to water.

SATIATION OF THIRST. Dehydrated animals have a remarkable capacity to consume the appropriate volume of water to repair a deficit. It has been demonstrated that dogs deprived of water for various periods of time drink just the volume of water needed to meet the deficit within 5 minutes. All animals have this capacity, although some species take longer to ingest the required amount of fluid. Satiation of thirst in dogs and cats requires restoration of normal plasma osmolality and blood volume, with correction of plasma osmolality playing the major role.

Download PDF sample

Canine and Feline Endocrinology and Reproduction by E. Feldman, R. Nelson


by Donald
4.4

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 45 votes