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Author Saari, Seppo, author

Title Canine parasites and parasitic diseases / Seppo Saari, Anu Näreaho, Sven Nikander
Published London, United Kingdom : Academic Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 269 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Introduction -- Protozoa -- Trematoda -- Cestoda -- Nematoda -- Acanthocephala -- Annelida -- Insecta -- Arachnida -- Crustacea -- Diagnostics -- Therapy and Control -- Immunology
Summary "Canine Parasites and Parasitic Diseases offers a concise summary, including the distribution, epidemiology, lifecycle, morphology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, prophylaxis and therapeutic measures on the most important parasites affecting dogs. The book includes their classification, structure, lifecycles, occurrence, and the diagnosis and treatment of infestations. Chapters are presented in a consistent and logical format with extensive use of tables, photographs and line drawings that help veterinarians and students quickly find answers to questions. The book informs on 100 different species of parasite related to the canine world and is is aimed not only at veterinary practitioners but also in dog enthusiasts, pharmacies and laboratories"--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from electronic title page (ScienceDirect, May 6, 2019)
Subject Dog Diseases -- parasitology
Parasitic Diseases, Animal
Dogs -- Diseases
Dogs -- Parasites
Veterinary clinical parasitology
Dogs -- Diseases.
Dogs -- Parasites.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / Animal Husbandry.
Veterinary clinical parasitology.
Form Electronic book
Author Näreaho, Anu, author
Nikander, Sven, 1936- author
ISBN 0128141131 (electronic bk.)
9780128141137 (electronic bk.)