Diagnostic Parasitology for Veterinary Technicians resource book contains all the practical information you need for professional practice. You will find clear and concise discussions of the most commonly encountered internal and external parasites affecting cats, dogs, ruminants, horses, swine, birds, rabbits, laboratory animals and fish. This full-color, illustrated Fourth Edition gives you step-by-step guidelines for collecting samples and performing lab procedures. Chapters are organized by parasite group - protozoans, trematodes, cestodes, nematodes, acanthocephalans, arthropods, leeches and pentastomes; and include a detailed description of the group, with special emphasis on morphology, life cycle, and uniquely important parasites of the group. Other outstanding features include an expanded chapter on exotics, Vet Tech Trends, Zoonotic potential and access to online study resources.
Written by: Charles M. Hendrix, Ed Robinson
Spiral-bound, soft cover
Measures: 7.5"W x 9.25"H x .5"D