Diagnostic procedures | Veterinary Medicine

Diagnostic procedures

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2013
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Use this list of dos and don'ts the next time you process a veterinary urine sample.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 07, 2012
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Add a little contrast to help you find your diagnosis.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 24, 2012
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And does amylase and lipase activity measurement play a role?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2012
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In June, The Jockey Club announced plans to develop a statistics-based system that would notify track officials and regulatory veterinarians when a horse that has been entered in a race is facing a heightened risk of injury. The Jockey Club hired Tim Parkin, BSc, BVSc, PhD, DECVPH, MRCVS, University of Glasgow School of Veterinary Medicine, to develop these at-risk protocols, based on the Equine Injury Database (EID). The project is expected to be complete in August 2012.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2012
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A sodium:potassium ratio combined with white blood cell counts may hold the key to diagnosis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2012
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A recent article discussed how fine-needle aspiration and fine-needle fenestration can be powerful diagnostic tools.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 04, 2012
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Can this screening test help identify this silent killer in cats?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2012
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Reserachers at the University of Missouri believe they have found a way to speed up the diagnosis of infections in dogs and cats.
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CUSTOM VETERINARY MEDIA: Nov 22, 2011
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What's causing this cat's open-mouth breathing and frantic facial expression?
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CUSTOM VETERINARY MEDIA: Nov 10, 2011
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What is causing this dog's clinical signs?
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 10, 2011
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This technique is commonly used to identify mites such as Sarcoptes, Demodex, and Cheyletiella.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 10, 2011
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Quick. Easy. Inexpensive. Review the techniques described here to maximize your diagnostic yield when using these two common dermatologic tools.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Nov 10, 2011
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Skin cytology can help identify bacterial or Malassezia infection, as well as characterize inflammatory infiltrate.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 18, 2011
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Easy instructions on obtaining and processing useful samples.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Sep 01, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
Instead of simply recommending diagnostics as a way to screen for problems, break down the medical terminology and show clients why it's crucial for their pets.