Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Exotic animal hematology and cytology.

Abstract

This 5th edition contains 34 illustrated chapters divided into 4 sections on the blood and bone marrow sample collection and haematologic techniques, comprehensive evaluation of the peripheral blood, evaluation of bone marrow, haematology case studies with applications to common real-world clinical problems and cytodiagnosis and exploration of unique features in mammals, birds, herptiles and fish, as well as cytology case studies and wet-mount cases in fish. Appendices containing stains and solutions use in haematology and cytology, haematologic values, haemic cell plates and common artifacts found in blood films and cytologic samples are also included. It is intended for veterinary clinical pathologists, anatomic pathologists, clinicians and technicians, as well as for veterinary students taking courses involving exotic hematology and cytology.