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Title Infectious diseases and pathology of reptiles : color atlas and text / [edited by] Elliott R. Jacobson
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, c
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Description 1 online resource (computer files (xiv, 716 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Front cover; Contents; Preface; ACKNO WLEDGMENTS; About the Editor; Contributors; Chapter 1. Overview of Reptile Biology, anatomy, and Histology; Chapter 2. Reptile Immunology; Chapter 3. Circulating Inflammatory Cells; Chapter 4. Reptile Necropsy Techniques; Chapter 5. Host Response to Infectious Agents and Identification of Pathogens in Tissue Section; Chapter 6. Identifying Reptile Pathogens Using Electron Microscopy; Chapter 7. Molecular Diagnostics; Chapter 8. Serodiagnostics; Chapter 9. Viruses and Viral Diseases of Reptiles; Chapter 10. Bacterial Diseases of Reptiles
Summary This finely illustrated text, written by the leading researcher in the field of reptile medicine, catalogues all infectious diseases and pathology of reptiles. Supported by more than 1200 full color photos and more than 100 black and white photos and other illustrations and images, this atlas begins with an overview of the biology, anatomy, and histology of reptiles, then addresses specific topics such as reptile immunology, circulating inflammatory cells, reptile necropsy techniques, host response to infectious agents and identification of pathogens in tissue section, molecular diagnosis, ser
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Reptiles -- Infections -- Atlases.
Reptiles -- Infections.
Communicable Diseases -- veterinary.
Animal Diseases.
Genre/Form Atlases.
Form Electronic book
Author Jacobson, Elliott R., 1945- editor
ISBN 1281065331
1420004034 (electronic bk.)
9781420004038 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)