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A Field Guide to Common Animal Poisons

A Field Guide to Common Animal Poisons

Michael Murphy

ISBN: 978-0-813-82934-0

May 1999, Wiley-Blackwell

346 pages

Select type: Spiral-bound paperback

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Supplies a quick reference that: Identifies common toxins harmful to animals. Provides step-by-step instructions for treatment, supplemented by information in easy-to-read tables. Includes listings of Colleges of Veterinary Medicine, AAVLD accredited veterinary diagnostic laboratories, and state poison control centers.



I. Prevalence of Animal Exposures to Toxins.

II. Treatment regimens.

III. Toxin Summaries.

Adverse Drug Reactions.

Neurological System.

Neurological System.

Gastrointestinal System.

Renal System.

Hepatic System.

Dermal System.

Respiratory System.

Respiratory System.

Cardiovascular System.

Hematopoietic System.

Hematopoietic System.

Musculoskeletal System.

Reproductive System..

IV. Selected Bibliographies.

V. Additional Sources of Information.

VI. Indices to Toxins by:.

Clinical Sign.

Diagnostic test result.

Toxin name, system, and LD.

Response form.