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Veterinary Ophthalmology
2-Volume Set
Fourth edition
edited by Kirk N. Gelatt

Now in a two-volume Fourth Edition, Veterinary Ophthalmology offers unparalleled coverage of disease and treatment of the animal eye, including both medical and surgical management of ophthalmic problems in domestic, exotic and laboratory species.

For anyone with a special interest in veterinary or comparative ophthalmology, Veterinary Ophthalmology is an essential reference and a key addition to any specialist library.

With a host of international authors and full color illustrations throughout, the new edition carries on the tradition of excellence established in earlier editions.

Highlights of the Fourth Edition include:

  • new discussions of noninvasive imaging technology
  • gene and gene-mutation DNA tests for inherited retinal degenerations
  • expanded chapters on equine and feline ophthalmology, neuro-ophthalmology, and ophthalmic manifestations of systemic disease

Chapters on ophthalmic pathology, canine eyelid disease and surgery, canine glaucoma, lens and cataract surgery, and canine vitreoretinal surgery have also been significantly revised.

Section I: Basic Vision Sciences

  1. Ocular Embryology and Congenital Malformations
  2. Ophthalmic Anatomy
  3. Physiology of the Eye
  4. Physiology of Vision and Optics

Section II: Foundations of Clinical Ophthalmology

  1. Immunology and the Eye
  2. Microbiology and the Eye
  3. Clinical Ophthalmic Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  4. Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmic Pathology
  5. Ophthalmic Examination and Diagnostics

Section III: Canine Ophthalmology

  1. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Orbit
  2. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Eyelid
  3. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Nasolacrimal System
  4. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Lacrimal Secretory System
  5. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Conjunctiva and Nictitans
  6. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Cornea and Sclera
  7. The Canine Glaucomas
  8. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Anterior Uvea
  9. Diseases of the Canine Lens and Cataract Formation
  10. Surgery of the Canine Lens
  11. Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Vitreous
  12. Diseases of the Canine Ocular Fundus
  13. Surgery of the Canine Posterior Segment
  14. Diseases of the Canine Optic Nerve

Section IV: Special Ophthalmology

  1. Feline Ophthalmology
  2. Equine Ophthalmology
  3. Food Animal Ophthalmology
  4. Laboratory Animal Ophthalmology
  5. Exotic Animal Ophthalmology
  6. Comparative Neuro-ophthalmology
  7. Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Diseases

Index

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Veterinary Ophthalmology
2-Volume Set
Fourth edition
edited by Kirk N. Gelatt

2007 1,696 pages $299.95 + shipping
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