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Color Atlas of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2nd Edition



Color Atlas of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2nd Edition

Kirk N. Gelatt, Caryn E. Plummer

ISBN: 978-1-119-23967-3 January 2017 Wiley-Blackwell 432 Pages


Color Atlas of Veterinary Ophthalmology, Second Edition provides a compendium of the clinical appearance of ophthalmic diseases likely to be encountered in small, large, or exotic animal practice.  
  • Offers a pictorial reference to the clinical appearance of diseases and conditions of the animal eye
  • Presents multiple presentations of most ophthalmic diseases to show the varying ways the condition might appear
  • Provides more than 1,000 high-quality color clinical photographs showing ocular disorders
  • Includes new introductory chapters on ocular anatomy, the ophthalmic exam, and clinical findings in place of the clinical signs chapter
  • Covers clinical history, the clinical signs and findings associated with the disease, the rule-outs or differential diagnoses, the recommended treatment, and the prognosis for each disorder

Preface xv

1 Ocular Anatomy 1

2 The Ophthalmic Examination and Diagnostics 7

3 Clinical Signs and Their Interpretations 25

4 Canine Orbit 53

5 Canine Eyelids 67

6 Canine Tear and Nasolacrimal Systems 87

7 Canine Conjunctiva and Nictitating Membrane (Nictitans) 97

8 Canine Cornea and Sclera 111

9 Canine Glaucomas 143

10 Canine Anterior Uvea 163

11 Canine Lens and Cataract Formation 187

12 Canine Vitreous 209

13 Canine Ocular Fundus and Optic Nerve 215

14 Feline Ophthalmology 237

15 Equine Ophthalmology 285

16 Food and Fiber Animal Ophthalmology 317

17 Ophthalmology in Exotic Pets 337

18 Systemic Diseases with Ophthalmic Manifestations 351

19 Neuro]ophthalmic Syndromes 381

Appendix A: Glossary – Frequently Used Veterinary Ophthalmology Terms 393

Appendix B: Eye Diseases in the Brachycephalic Breeds 399

Appendix C: Inherited Cataracts in the Dog, Parts 1 and 2 401

Index 403