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Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Equine, 3rd Edition

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Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Equine, 3rd Edition

Jean-Pierre Lavoie

ISBN: 978-1-119-19021-9 October 2019 Wiley-Blackwell 1152 Pages

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Written by today's leading experts, this book keeps practitioners completely current with the latest in disease management of horses, taking a clear and practical approach ideal for daily equine practice. Arranged by subject for efficient searching, each topic covers clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up. Practitioners gain quick access to information about conditions and disorders encompassing behavior, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, infectious diseases, laboratory tests, musculoskeletal, neonatology, neurology, ophthalmology, respiratory, theriogenology, toxicology, and urinary diseases. 

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Equine, Third Edition enhances the practitioner's skills in evidence-based treatment planning, and is unmatched for its comprehensive coverage of more than 500 diseases and conditions. This handy, practical guide will help cut down on time spent navigating through other resources, so that equine veterinarians and veterinary students can study, diagnose, and treat with greater efficacy. 

Key Features

  • The premier all-in-one equine resource designed specifically for quick information retrieval
  • Divided into identically formatted topics for easy searching by alphabetical listing or by body system
  • Coverage of more than 500 diseases and conditions
  • Fast access to the accumulated wisdom of hundreds of veterinary experts
  • Includes a companion website with 43 editable client handouts, 3 video clips, 8 color images, and select further reading

Abdominal Distention in the Adult Horse

Abdominal Hernia in Adult Horses

Abdominocentesis

Abnormal Estrus Intervals

Abnormal Scrotal Enlargement

Abnormal Testicular Size

Abortion, Spontaneous, Infectious

Abortion, Spontaneous, Noninfectious

Acer rubrum (Red Maple) Toxicosis

Acidosis, Metabolic

Acidosis, Respiratory

Actinobacillosis

Acute Adult Abdominal Pain–Acute Colic

Acute Epiglottiditis

Acute Hepatitis in Adult Horses (Theiler's Disease)

Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) and Acute Renal Failure (ARF)

Acute Phase Response

Adenovirus

Adrenal Insufficiency

Aflatoxicosis

African Horse Sickness

Agalactia/Hypogalactia

Aggression

Alkaline Phosphatase (ALP)

Alkalosis, Metabolic

Alkalosis, Respiratory

Alopecia

Amitraz Toxicosis

Ammonia, Hyperammonemia

Amylase, Lipase, and Trypsin

Anaerobic Bacterial Infections

Anaphlaxis

Anemia

Anemia, Chronic Disease

Anemia, Heinz Body

Anemia, Immune Mediated

Anemia, Iron Deficiency

Anestrus

Angular Limb Deformity

Anhidrosis

Anorexia and Decreased Food Intake

Anthrax

Anticoagulant Rodenticide Toxicosis

Anuria/Oliguria

Aortic Regurgitation

Aortic Rupture

Aorto-iliac Thrombosis

Arsenic Toxicosis

Artificial Insemination

Arytenoid chrondopathy

Ascarid Infestation

Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)

Aspiration Pneumonia

Atheroma of the False Nostril

Atopic Dermatitis

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial Septal Defect

Atypical myopathy

Aural Plaques

Azotemia and Uremia

Back Pain

Bacteremia/Sepsis

Bacterial Dermatitis–Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococci

Bile Acids

Bilirubin (Hyperbilirubinemia)

Biosecurity, disinfectants in the breeding shed

Blood and Plasma Transfusion Reactions

Blood Culture

Blue-Green Algae

Bordetella Bronchiseptica

Botulism

Bradyarrhythmias

Broad Ligament Hematoma

Brucellosis

Bruxism

Burdock Pappus Bristle Keratopathy

Calcific Band Keratopathy

Calcium, Hypercalcemia

Calcium, Hypocalcemia

Cantharidin Toxicosis

Cardiotoxic Plants

Castration, Henderson Castration Instrument

Castration, Routine

Centaurea and Acroptilon Toxicosis

Cerebellar Abiotrophy

Cervical Lesions

Cervical Vertebral Malformation

Cestrum DiiurnumToxicosis

Chloride, Hyperchloremia

Chloride, Hypochloremia

Cholelithiasis

Chorioretinitis

Chronic Diarrhea

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Chronic Progressive Lymphedema

Chronic Weight Loss

Cleft Palate

Clitoral Enlargement

Clostridial Myositis

Clostridium Difficile Infection

Coagulation Defects, Acquired

Coagulation Defects, Inherited

Coccidiomycosis

Coccidiosis

Colic in Foals

Colic-Chronic/Recurrent

Complex Congenital Cardiac

Conception Failure in Mares

Congenital Cardiac Abnormalities

Conium maculatum (Poison Hemlock) Toxicosis

Conjunctival Diseases

Contagious Equine Metritis (CEM)

Corneal Stromal Abscesses

Corneal Ulceration

Corneal/Scleral Lacerations

Corynebacterium Pseudotuberculosis

Cough - Acute/Chronic

Creatine Kinase (CK)

Cryptorchidism

Cryptosporidiosis

Cutaneous Photosensitization

Cyanide Toxicosis

Cyathostominosis

Cytology of Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL) Fluid

Cytology of Pleural Fluid

Cytology of Tracheal Aspiration (TA) Fluid

Dacryocystitis

Delayed Uterine Involution

Dermatomycoses, Subcutaneous (SQ)

Dermatomycoses, Superficial

Dermatophilosis

Diaphragmatic Hernia

Diarrhea, Neonate

Dicoumarol (Moldy Sweet Clover) Toxicosis

Diseases of the Equine Nictitans

Disorders of Sexual Development

Disorders of the Thyroid: Hypo- and Hyperthyroidism

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

Distal and Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Disease

Distal Tarsitis

Dorsal Displacement of the Soft Palate (DDSP)

Dorsal Metacarpal Bone Disease

Dourine

Duodenitis-Proximal Jejunitis (Anterior Enteritis, Proximal Enteritis)

Dynamic collapse of the upper airways

Dystocia

Ear Tick Associated Muscle Cramping

Early Embryonic Death

Eastern (EEE), Western (WEE), and Venezuelan (VEE) Encephalitides

Eclampsia

Ectoparasites

EIPH (Exercise-Induced Pulmonary Hemorrhage)

Embryo Transfer

Endocarditis, Infective

Endometrial Biopsy

Endometritis

Endotoxemia

Enterolithiasis

Eosinophilia and Basophilia

Eosinophilic Enteritis

Eosinophilic Keratitis

EOTRH-syndrome

Epiglottic entrapment

Equine Asthma

Equine Coronavirus

Equine Granulocytic Anaplasmosis

Equine Herpes Virus 5

Equine Herpesvirus Myeloencephalopathy

Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS)/Insulin Resistance (IR)

Equine Motor Neuron Disease

Equine Oocytes and Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)

Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

Equine Recurrent Uveitis

Equine Sarcoidosis

Esophageal Obstruction (Choke)

Excessive Maternal Behaviour/Foal Stealing

Exercise Intolerance in Sport Horses

Exercise-Associated Arrhythmias

Exertional Rhabdomyolysis Syndrome

Expiratory Dyspnea

Exudative Optic Neuropathy

Eyelid Diseases

Failure of Transfer of Passive Immunity (FTPI)

Fear

Fescue Toxicosis

Fetal Stress/Distress/Viability

Fever

Flexural Limb Deformity

Fluid Therapy, Neonate

Foal Immunodeficiency Syndrome

Fractures in Endurance Horses

Fumonisins

Fungal Pneumonia

Fusaria

Gamma-Glutamyltransferase (GGT)

Gastric Dilation/Distention

Gastric Impaction

Gastric Neoplasia

Gastric Ulcers and Erosions (Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome, EGUS)

Gastric Ulcers, Neonate

Getah Virus Infection

Glanders

Glaucoma

Glucose Tolerance Tests

Glucose, Hyperglycemia

Glucose, Hypoglycemia

Glycogen Branching Enzyme Deficiency

Goiter

Granulomatous Enteritis

Grass Sickness

Guttural Pouch Empyema

Guttural Pouch Mycosis

Guttural Pouch Tympany

Head Trauma

Headshaking

Heaves (Severe Equine Asthma, RAO)

Hemangiosarcoma

Hemorrhage, Acute

Hemorrhage, Chronic

Hemorrhagic Nasal Discharge

Hemospermia

Hendra Virus

Hepatic Abscess and Septic Cholangiohepatitis

Hepatic Encephalopathy

Hereditary Equine Regional Dermal Asthenia

Hernias (Umbilical and Inguinal)

Herpesvirus 3

Herpesvirus Types 1 and 4

High-Risk Pregnancy

Hydrocephalus

Hydrops Allantois/Amnion

Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis

Hyperlipidemia/Hyperlipemia

Hyperthermia

Hypoxemia

Icterus (Prehepatic,Hepatic, Posthepatic)

Idiopathic Colitis

Ileal Hypertrophy

Ileus

Immune-Mediated Keratitis

Immunoglobulin Deficiencies

Immunosuppression

Impaction

Infectious Anemia (EIA)

Infectious Arthritis (Nonhematogenous)

Inflammatory Airway Disease (IAD) in Performing Horses

Influenza

Insect Hypersensitivity

Inspiratory Dyspnea

Insulin Levels/Insulin Tolerance Test

Internal Abdominal Abscesses

Intestinal Absorption Tests

Intra-abdominal Hemorrhage in Horses

Intracarotid Injections

Ionophore Toxicosis

Iris Prolapse

Iron Toxicosis

Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

Isocoma pluriflora Toxocisos

Juglans Nigra (Black Walnut) Toxicosis

Laminitis

Lantana camara Toxicosis

Large Colon Torsion

Large Ovary Syndrome

Laryngeal Hemiparesis/Hemiplegia (Recurrent Laryngeal Neuropathy)

Lavender Foal Syndrome

Lawsonia Intracellularis Infections in Foals

Lead (Pb) Toxicosis

Learning, Training and Behavior Problems

Lens Opacities/Cataracts

Leptospirosis

Lethal White Foal Syndrome

Leukocytoclastic Pastern Vasculitis

Leukoencephalomalacia

Locomotor Stereotypic Behaviors

Lungworm - Parasitic Bronchitis and Pneumonia

Lyme Disease

Lymphadenopathy

Lymphocytic Plasmacytic Enterocolitis

Lymphocytosis

Lymphopenia

Lymphosarcoma

Magnesium (Mg2+)

Magnesium Disorders

Malabsorption

Malicious Intoxication

Mastitis

Maternal Foal Rejection

Meconium Retention

Melanoma

Melena and Hematochezia

Meningitis, Neonate

Mercury Toxicosis

Metabolic Disorders in Endurance Horses

Metacarpo- (Metatarso-)Phalangeal Joint Disease

Metaldehyde Toxicosis

Methemoglobin

Methylxanthine Toxicosis

Mitral Regurgitation

Monesin Toxicosis

Monocytosis

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia

Multiple Myeloma

Multisystemic Eosinophilic Epitheliotropic Disease

Myeloproliferative Diseases

Myocardial Disease

Narcolepsy and Cataplexy

Navicular Syndrome

Neonatal Isoerythrolysis

Neonatal Maladjustment Syndrome

Nerium Oleander (Oleander) Toxicosis

Neuroaxonal Dystrophy/Equine Degenerative Myeloencephalopathy

Neutropenia

Neutrophilia

Nigropallidal Encephalomalacia

Nitrate/Nitrite Toxicosis

Nutrition in Foals

Nutritional Myodegeneration

Nutritional Secondary Hyperpararthyroidism (NHP)

Ocular Examination

Ocular Problems in the Neonate

Ocular/Adnexal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Omphalophlebitis

Optic Nerve Atrophy

Oral Neoplasia

Oral Stereotypic Behaviors

Oral Ulcers

Orbital Disease

Organophosphate and Carbamate Toxicosis

Osmolality, Hyperosmolality

Osteoarthritis

Osteochondrosis

Ovulation Failure

Pancreatic Disease

Pancytopenia

Panicum Coloratum (Kleingrass) Toxicosis

Papillomatosis

Paraphimosis

Pastern Dermatitis

Patent Ductus Arteriosus

Patent Urachus

Pemphigus Foliaceus

Penetrating Injuries to the Foot

Penile Lacerations

Penile Paralysis

Penile Vesicles, Erosions, and Tumors

Pentachlorophenol (PCP) Toxicosis

Pericarditis

Perineal Lacerations/Recto-Vaginal-Vestibular Fistulas

Periocular Sarcoid

Periodontal Disease

Peritonitis

Petechiae, Ecchymoses, & Hematomas

Pharyngeal Lymphoid Hyperplasia (Pharyngitis)

Pheochromocytoma

Phimosis

Phosphorus, Hyperphosphatemia

Phosphorus, Hypophosphatemia

Photic Headshaking

Photosensitization

Pica

Pigmenturia (Hematuria, Hemoglobinuria, and Myoglobinuria)

Piroplasmosis

Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction

Placental Basics

Placental Insufficiency

Placentitis

Plasma Proteins

Pleuropneumonia

Pneumonia, Neonate

Pneumothorax

Pneumovagina/Pneumouterus

Poisoning (Intoxication)–General Principles

Polycythemia

Polyneuritis Equi

Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy

Polyuria (PU) and Polydipsia (PD)

Postpartum Metritis

Potassium, Hyperkalemia

Potassium, Hypokalemia

Potomac Horse Fever (PHF)

Pregnancy Diagnosis

Premature Placental Separation

Prematurity/Dysmaturity in Foals

Prepubic Tendon Rupture

Priapism

Primary Hyperparathyroidism

probiotics in Foals and Horses

Progressive Ethmoidal Hematoma (PEH)

Proliferative Optic Neuropathy

Prolonged Diestrus

Prolonged Pregnancy

Protein, Hyperproteinemia

Protein, Hypoproteinemia

Protein-Losing Enteropathy (PLE)

Ptyalism

Purpura Hemorrhagica

Purulent Nasal Discharge

Pyometra

Pyrrolizidine Alkaloid Toxicosis

Quercus spp. (Oak) Toxicosis

Rabies

Rectal Prolapse

Rectal Tears

Regurgitation/Vomiting/Dysphagia

Removal and Shipment of Ovaries for Post-Mortem ICSI

Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Foals

Resuscitation, Neonatal Neonate

Retained Deciduous Teeth

Retained Fetal Membranes

Rhodococcus Equi (Prescottella Equi)

Rib Fractures in Foals

Right and Left Dorsal Displacement of the Colon

Right Dorsal Colitis

Robinia pseudoacacia (Black Locust) Toxicosis

Rotavirus

Salmonellosis

Sand Impaction and Enteropathy

Sarcoid

Seasonal Pasture Myopathy/Atypical Myopathy

Seizure Disorders

Seizures in Foals

Selenium Intoxication

Self-Mutiliation

Septic Arthritis, Neonate

Septic Meningoencephalomyelitis

Septicemia, Neonate

Serum amyloid A (SAA)

Severe Combine Immunodeficiency

Shivers (Shivering)

Sinusitis (Paranasal)

Slaframine Toxicosis

Small Intestinal Obstruction

Smoke Inhalation

Snake Envenomation

Sodium, Hypernatremia

Sodium, Hyponatremia

Solanum spp. (Nightshade) Toxicosis

Solar Abscess

Soluble Oxalate Toxicosis

Sorbitol Dehydrogenase (SDH)/Iditol Dehydrogenase (IDH)

Sorghum spp. Toxicosis

Spermatogenesis and Factors Affecting Sperm Production

Spider Envenomation

Splenomegaly

Stallion Sexual Behavior Problems

Stationary Night Blindness

Streptococcus Equi Infection

Stress Fractures

Stringhalt

Summer Pasture Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (Pasture Asthma)

Superficial Nonhealing Ulcers

Supraventricular Arrhythmias

Suspensory Desmitis

Synchronous Diaphragmatic Flutter

Synovial Fluid

Temporohyoid Osteoarthropathy

Tendonitis

Tenesmus

Teratoma

Tetanus

Thoracic Trauma

Thrombocytopenia

Thrombocytosis

Thrombophlebitis

Thyroid Releasing Hormone (TRH) and Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) Tests

Thyroid Tumors

Toxic Hepatopathy

Tremorgenic Mycotoxin Toxicoses

Tricuspid Regurgitation

Trifolium hybridium Toxicosis

Tropane Alkaloids Toxicosis

Trypanosomiasis

Tuberculosis

Tumors of Respiratory System

Twin Pregnancy

Tyzzer’s Disease (Clostridium Piliformis)

Ulcerative Keratomycosis

Upward Fixation of the Patella

Urinalysis (U/A)

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Urine Pooling/Urovagina

Urolithiasis

Uroperitoneum, Neonate

Urticaria

Uterine Inertia

Uterine Torsion

Vaccination Protocols

Vaginal Prolapse

Vaginitis and Vaginal Discharge

Ventricular Arrhythmias

Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)

Verminous Meningoencephalomyelitis

Vesicular Stomatitis

Vicia villosa (Hairy Vetch) Toxicosis

Viral (Herpes) Keratitis (Putative)

Viral Arteritis (EVA)

Vision

Vitrification of Equine Embryos

Vulvar Conformation

Weaning Separation Stress

West Nile Virus