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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Pancreatitis is a common consideration in dogs and in an increasing number of cats presented for vomiting, anorexia, lethargy, or abdominal pain.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Thoracic radiographs should initially be evaluated for positioning, technique (exposure factors), and the presence of any artifacts that might affect interpretation.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Ultrasound of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract has become an increasingly popular and useful diagnostic procedure for evaluation of gastric and intestinal disease.
Mar 31, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
College Station, Texas- 3/31/08 - The Texas A&M University Board of Regents has approved the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences to begin construction on a veterinary imaging and cancer treatment center.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2008
Thoracic radiographs for metastatic disease are part of every day practice. A diagnosis of pulmonary nodules has an important effect on treatment decisions, and some radiographs are difficult to interpret.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2008
Thrombosis is a complication of many diseases in veterinary medicine.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2008
In this retrospective study of 100 cases from a veterinary college, preoperative abdominal ultrasonography and exploratory laparotomy findings were reviewed to determine agreement and discrepancy rates and identify lesions likely to be missed by ultrasonography.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 01, 2008
In this prospective study from a referral practice, the limbs of 10 healthy dogs were evaluated by using a thermographic imaging protocol to determine normal cutaneous thermographic patterns (a color map that indicates the skin temperature distribution) and evaluate the effect of hair clipping.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2008
One of the subtleties of interpreting abdominal radiographs is peritoneal detail.
Oct 01, 2007
The most important thing you can do to increase the quality of dental care in your practice is to use dental radiography when evaluating patients presented for routine dental care or dental problems.
Oct 01, 2007
Interpreting dental radiographs is quite similar to interpreting standard radiographs except dental pathologies and radiographic changes may be subtle and some pathologies are unique to the oral cavity. Also, several normal anatomical structures may mimic pathologic changes.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 01, 2007
Cystotomy is commonly performed in small-animal practice to remove cystic calculi that cannot be treated medically or with other nonsurgical extraction techniques (urohydropropulsion, catheter or basket removal). Unfortunately, if numerous smaller calculi are present in the bladder and urethra, particularly in male dogs, the risk of leaving calculi after cystotomy can be as high as 15% to 20%.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2007
Linear foreign bodies are a well-recognized problem in small-animal practice.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jul 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
When taking radiographs, I jot down the technique settings used on the X-ray envelope.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 01, 2007
Serologic testing for pregnancy in bitches is complicated because of female dogs' normal endocrine physiology.