Anatomical & Clinical Radiology of Birds of Prey, Including Interactive Advanced Anatomical Imaging

Anatomical & Clinical Radiology of Birds of Prey

1 th Edition Including Interactive Advanced Anatomical Imaging

Edited by Jaime Samour, MVZ, PhD, Dip ECAMS, Director, Wildlife Division, Wrsan Farm, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; and Jesus L. Naldo, DVM, Resident Veterinary Officer, Falcon Specialist Hospital and Research Institute, Fahad bin Sultan Falcon Center, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Radiographic Procedures

Section 1 Restraint and Positioning

Section 2 Conventional Radiography

Section 3 Magnification Radiography

Section 4 Contrast Radiography

Section 5 Radiographic Interpretation

Chapter 3 Radiographic Anatomy?General Considerations

Section 1 Musculoskeletal System

Section 2 Gastrointestinal System

Section 3 Liver

Section 4 Spleen

Section 5 Respiratory System

Section 6 Heart and Vascular System

Section 7 Urinary System

Section 8 Reproductive System

Section 9 Radiographic Species Catalogue

Saker falcon (Falco cherrug)

Gyr falcon (Falco rusticolus)

Steppe eagle (Aquila nipalensis)

Palm nut vulture

(Gypohierax angolensis)

Eurasian honey buzzard (Pernis apivorus)

Northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)

Red kite (Milvus milvus)

Common barn owl (Tyto alba)

Eurasian eagle owl (Bubo bubo)

Chapter 4 Clinical and Pathological Conditions

Section 1 Trauma-related Medical Conditions

Section 2 Management-related Diseases

Section 3 Infectious Diseases

Section 4 Degenerative Diseases

Section 5 Neoplastic Diseases

Chapter 5 Common Diagnostic Mistakes

Chapter 6 Advanced Clinical Anatomy Imaging

Section 1 Ultrasonography

Section 2 Computed Axial Tomography (CAT scan)

Section 3 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)