By Stan Rubin, Anthony Carr

ISBN-10: 1560536292

ISBN-13: 9781560536291

A part of the preferred secrets and techniques Series?®, this new textual content presents crucial, useful details for reviewing dogs inner medication issues more often than not encountered in scientific occasions. prepared by way of sickness kind, it beneficial properties a number of photographs, a favored question-and-answer structure, and a close index that makes it effortless to discover info quick. In 10 concise chapters, professional members pose key questions and supply authoritative solutions addressing the occasions that confront small animal veterinarians each day.Authoritative insurance is supplied through a group of nationally famous canines inner medication experts.All of crucial "need to understand" questions and solutions are provided within the concise, confirmed layout of the acclaimed secrets and techniques Series.More than sixty five superior-quality illustrations spotlight key concepts.A thorough, hugely unique index presents quickly and simple entry to express subject matters.

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Treatment is nonspecific and primarily supportive. Neurologic signs are primarily treated symptomatically, with anticonvulsant administration often being required. Dogs with significant chorioretinitis or optic neuritis may benefit from corticosteroid therapy. Myoclonus is a persistent and irreversible condition, but is often well tolerated. Several drugs, including procainamide, have been used anecdotally to treat myoclonus, but have largely been unsuccessful. 65. What is “old dog encephalitis,” and is it caused by CDV?

What are the diagnostic features of Pug encephalitis? Diagnosis is usually made based on the signalment, clinical features, and CSF analysis. Pug encephalitis is associated with a moderate to severe lymphocytic CSF pleocytosis. CT or MR imaging of the brain can identify focal areas of necrosis, edema, and inflammation. Definitive diagnosis requires histopathologic examination of brain tissue. 48. How is Pug encephalitis treated? Immunosuppressive chemotherapeutics, as described for GME, in conjunction with anticonvulsants, can result in temporary improvement in some cases of pug encephalitis.

Occasionally, ehrlichial morulae have been identified in CSF leukocytes. Serology can also be performed on CSF to confirm the diagnosis. 24. How is ehrlichiosis treated? Tetracycline, doxycycline, oxytetracycline, imidocarb diproprionate, minocycline, and chloramphenicol can be used to treat ehrlichiosis. In some cases, concurrent usage of corticosteroids is necessary to control signs of polysystemic inflammation, and in particular meningitis, which likely has an immune-mediated component. 25. What is the prognosis for animals with neurologic disease attributable to ehrlichiosis?

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