The second edition of this educational atlas on dogs expands on its initial goal of helping veterinary surgeons communicate with owners by adding to the content of the first edition with 16 new sheets. Needless to say that the previous content has been revised and updated with the latest developments in each area.
Practical guide to laboratory test interpretation and differential diagnosis in small animals HAEMATOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY
This is a technical-scientific manual describing the main algorithms used for differential diagnosis in the field of haematology and biochemistry in the small animal clinic. The objective of this book is to optimize the work of veterinarians by providing them with the necessary tools to guide and facilitate the diagnosis of the main haematology and biochemistry- related diseases of small animals and to establish aetiology based on specific clinical signs.
- Ignacio López
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- 15 × 21 cm
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