More Details about Canine and Feline Cytology

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Author(s)Rose E Raskin
PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearJanuary 2015


Make accurate diagnoses by mastering techniques for specimen collection, preparation, and evaluation! Help students face diagnostic challenges with this guide to specimen collection and evaluation! Canine and Feline Cytology: A Color Atlas and Interpretation Guide, 3rd Edition provides a comprehensive overview of diagnostic cytology for companion animals, covering all body systems. Hundreds of photomicrographs show cytology of normal structures to contrast and support identification of cytology of inflammatory, hyperplastic, and neoplastic lesions. Enhancements to this new edition include more histopathologic correlates, expanded immunochemical stains and molecular-based testing to further define the neoplastic cell type, and descriptive schematics that illustrate pathophysiologic concepts. Written by seasoned veterinary cytologists Rose Raskin and Denny Meyer - with over 80 years of combined microscopic experiences - along with 20 expert contributors, this reference offers clear, practical guidelines to sampling procedures, slide preparation, and interpretation leading to diagnoses and/or classification of the cytologic findings.

Key Features:-

  • Comprehensive coverage of all body systems and body fluids
  • Exceptional-quality, full-color photomicrographs show both normal and abnormal tissue and also inclu
  • Discussions of clinical, differential, and cytological diagnosis accompany the illustrations of lesi
  • Coverage of histology in organ system chapters demonstrates the histological or histopathologic coro
  • Dozens of new images include photomicrographs of blood and bone marrow cytology.
  • All-new appendix summarizes clinically relevant information on artifacts, special tests, specific ch