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Title Blackwell's five-minute veterinary consult clinical companion : Small animal dentistry / Heidi B. Lobprise
Edition Second edition
Published Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, a John Wiley and Sons, Inc., Publication, 2012


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 490 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Series Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult
Five minute veterinary consult.
Contents Section I: Diagnostics. Oral exam and charting -- Periodontal probing -- Transillumination -- Intraoral radiology -- Section II: Techniques. Complete dental cleaning -- Root planing: periodontal pocket therapy -- Gingival flaps -- Extraction technique -- Oral pain management -- Section III: The practice of dentistry. The business of dentistry -- Technicians and dentistry -- Section IV: Oral/dental diseases (developmental oral/dental problems). Persistent (retained) deciduous teeth -- Craniomandibular osteopathy -- Enamel hypocalcifi cation -- Eruption disruption/abnormalities -- Abnormal number of teeth (decreased) -- Abnormal number of teeth (increased) -- Abnormal tooth formation/structure -- Dentigerous cyst -- Tight lip syndrome -- Palatal defects (congenital) -- Bird tongue (microglossia) -- Malocclusions of Teeth -- Section V: Acquired oral/dental diseases (periodontal problems). Halitosis -- Periodontal disease: gingivitis -- Periodontal disease: periodontitis -- Gingival hyperplasia -- Oronasal fistula -- Stomatitis -- Oral ulceration and chronic ulcerative paradental stomatitis -- Section VI: Enamel and dentin problems. Discolored tooth/teeth -- Dental caries (cavities) -- Attrition/abrasion/wear of teeth -- Section vii endodontic disease -- Tooth fracture -- Tooth root abscess (apical abscess) -- Pulpitis -- Section VIII: Neoplasia. Epulis -- Melanocytic tumors (oral) -- Fibrosarcoma -- Squamous cell carcinoma (gingiva) -- Squamous cell carcinoma (tongue) -- Squamous cell carcinoma (tonsil) -- Odontoma -- Tumors of lesser prevalence -- Papillomatosis (oral) -- Section IX: Trauma. Maxillary and mandibular fractures -- Temporomandibular joint: dislocation/luxation/intermittent open mouth locking -- Tooth luxation or avulsion -- Section X: Disorders prevalent in felines. Tooth resorption: feline -- Caudal stomatitis -- Chronic osteitis/alveolitis -- Oral manifestations of feline infectious diseases -- Section XI: Salivary and other special problems. Salivary mucocele (sialocele) -- Sialolith -- Salivary gland adenocarcinoma -- Masticatory muscle myositis -- Trigeminal neuritis (idiopathic) -- Pemphigus vulgaris -- Eosinophilic granuloma complex -- Section XII: Exotic pets. Small mammal dentistry -- Appendices. The use of antibiotics in veterinary dentistry -- American Veterinary Dental College nomenclature -- Dental home care
Summary "Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Dentistry, Second Edition presents essential information in a succinct, well-defined format for easy and quick access. This fully revised edition offers more color images, general updates from recent developments, and extensive revisions to the diagnostic and techniques sections, as well as additional information on charting with corresponding illustrations. New topics include exotic pets, including ferrets, prairie dogs, and chinchillas; oral pain management; home care; the technician in dentistry; and the business of dentistry"--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Veterinary dentistry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Dentistry -- veterinary
Mouth Diseases -- veterinary
Tooth Diseases -- veterinary
MEDICAL -- Veterinary Medicine -- Food Animal.
MEDICAL -- Veterinary Medicine -- Small Animal.
Veterinary dentistry
Genre/Form handbooks.
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Lobprise, Heidi B., editor
ISBN 9781118435588
Other Titles Five-minute veterinary consult clinical companion
Small animal dentistry