Atlas of Small Animal Ultrasonography, Second Edition is a comprehensive reference for ultrasound techniques and findings in small animal practice, with more than 2000 high-quality sonograms and illustrations of normal structures and disorders.
Provides a comprehensive collection of more than 2000 high-quality images, including both normal and abnormal ultrasound features, as well as relevant complementary imaging modalities and histopathological images
Covers both common and uncommon disorders in small animal patients
Offers new chapters on practical physical concepts and artifacts and abdominal contrast sonography
Includes access to a companion website with over 140 annotated video loops of the most important pathologies covered in each section of the book
Dominique Penninck, DVM, PhD, DACVR, DECVDI, is Professor of Diagnostic Imaging in the Department of Clinical Sciences, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University. Marc-Andre d'Anjou, DMV, DACVR, is Clinical Radiologist at Centre Veterinaire Rive-Sud in the Montreal area, as well as at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Universite de Montreal, where he was a professor for ten years. Both are leading researchers in small animal ultrasonography and actively involved in helping students and veterinarians improve their sonographic skills using innovative multimedia teaching tools.
Contributors vii Preface ix About the CompanionWebsite xi 1. Practical Physical Concepts and Artifacts 1 Marc-Andre d'Anjou and Dominique Penninck 2. Eye and Orbit 19 Stefano Pizzirani, Dominique Penninck and Kathy Spaulding 3. Neck 55 Allison Zwingenberger and Olivier Taeymans 4. Thorax 81 Silke Hecht and Dominique Penninck 5. Heart 111 Donald Brown, Hugues Gaillot and Suzanne Cunningham 6. Liver 183 Marc-Andre d'Anjou and Dominique Penninck 7. Spleen 239 Silke Hecht andWilfried Mai 8. Gastrointestinal Tract 259 Dominique Penninck and Marc-Andre d'Anjou 9. Pancreas 309 Dominique Penninck and Marc-Andre d'Anjou 10. Kidneys and Ureters 331 Marc-Andre d'Anjou and Dominique Penninck 11. Bladder and Urethra 363 James Sutherland-Smith and Dominique Penninck 12. Adrenal Glands 387 Marc-Andre d'Anjou and Dominique Penninck 13. Female Reproductive Tract 403 Rachel Pollard and Silke Hecht 14. Male Reproductive Tract 423 Silke Hecht and Rachel Pollard 15. Abdominal Cavity, Lymph Nodes, and Great Vessels 455 Marc-Andre d'Anjou and Eric Norman Carmel 16. Clinical Applications of Contrast Ultrasound 481 Robert O'Brien and Gabriela Seiler 17. Musculoskeletal System 495 Marc-Andre d'Anjou and Laurent Blond 18. Spine and Peripheral Nerves 545 Judith Hudson and Marc-Andre d'Anjou Index 563