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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
For our local anesthetic blocks, we use a combination of lidocaine (quick onset, short duration) and bupivacaine (slow onset, long duration) with or without buprenorphine (acts at peripheral opioid receptors).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2010
Atresia ani is a congenital embryological anomaly in which the hindgut fails to fully communicate with the perineum.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2010
Ear edge dermatoses in dogs can consist of alopecia, seborrhea, crusting, ulceration and necrosis.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2010
These guidelines provide a framework for veterinarians to think about diagnostic strategies to screen for the presence of valvular disease.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2010
Clients frequently express concern about the anesthesia their dogs or cats need for professional oral evaluation and care.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2010
A 9-year-old 46.2-lb (21-kg) spayed female mixed-breed dog was presented to the ophthalmology service at Colorado State University for evaluation of incisional infection and delayed healing after bilateral entropion surgery.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2010
CAPC executive director Dr. Michael Paul addresses questions about heartworm disease in cats.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Mar 01, 2010
In an article recently published in Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, Drs. Byron Blagburn and Michael Dryden provide a comprehensive overview of flea and tick biology, treatment, and control.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2010
Remember Pet Rocks? They might have been a short-lived fad, but I think they're still alive and well in the U.S.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2010
Heartworm: An emerging disease? It may seem to be an odd title when you consider Dirofilaria immitis was discovered in Italy in 1626, and the first reported case in the United States was in 1847.