7. Disorders of Nondomestic Mammals

  1. Bradley L. Njaa DVM, MVSc, DACVP
  1. Bruce A. Rideout DVM, PhD, DACVP

Published Online: 22 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119949053.ch7

Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition

Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Rideout, B. A. (2012) Disorders of Nondomestic Mammals, in Kirkbride's Diagnosis of Abortion and Neonatal Loss in Animals, Fourth Edition (ed B. L. Njaa), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119949053.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA

Author Information

  1. Wildlife Disease Laboratories, Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego Zoo Global, San Diego, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470958520

Online ISBN: 9781119949053

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Keywords:

  • disorders of nondomestic mammals;
  • avian counterparts, to mammalian abortions, stillbirths;
  • tissue sampling;
  • fetus and placenta, gross examination;
  • viral causes of abortion, BTV, EHV-1, EEHV;
  • bacterial causes of abortion, neonatal loss;
  • Brucellosis, Coxiella burnetii (Q fever);
  • abortion due to maternal illness;
  • chemical immobilization, of pregnant dam;
  • fetal arthrogryposis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Gross examination of the fetus and placenta

  • Viral causes of abortion and neonatal loss

  • Bacterial causes of abortion and neonatal loss

  • Miscellaneous causes of abortion and neonatal loss

  • Bibliography