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Sue Paterson MAVetMB DVD DipECVD MRCVS is an experienced veterinary dermatologist who has been in referral practice for 20 years. She is the holder of both British and European Diplomas in Veterinary Dermatology. She is also recognised by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and by the European College of Veterinary Dermatology as a Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology. Sue has already written four dermatology text books, as well as editing and contributing to many others. The management of ear disease is a long standing passion that she has written and lectured on for many years both at home and abroad.rnKaren Tobias DVM is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons with over 20 years of experience performing and teaching small animal soft tissue surgery. She is a Full Professor at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, and has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles as well as editing and contributing book material. Her main area of clinical interest is small animal soft tissue surgery. She lectures frequently on the subject at local, national and international meetings.
Foreword viirnPreface ixrnAcknowledgements xirn1 ANATOMY OF THE EAR 1rn1.1 External Ear: Pinna and Ear Canal 1rn1.2 Middle Ear of the Dog 5rn1.3 Middle Ear of the Cat 11rn1.4 Inner Ear 15rn2 DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES 23rn2.1 Ear Pinna 23rn2.2 External Ear Canal 32rn2.3 Middle Ear 35rn3 ADVANCED DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES 37rn3.1 Video Otoscopy 37rn3.2 Radiography 38rn3.3 CT 43rn3.4 MRI 44rn3.5 Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response 46rn3.6 Auditory Tympanometry 49rn4 DISEASES OF THE EAR PINNA 51rn4.1 Erythematous Diseases 51rn4.2 Diseases with Crust and Scale 55rn4.3 Papular Diseases 63rn4.4 Pustular Diseases 67rn4.5 Nodular Diseases 70rn4.6 Ulcerative Diseases 72rn4.7 Diseases with Alopecia 81rn5 CONDITIONS OF THE EAR CANAL 87rn5.1 Allergy 87rn5.2 Endocrine Disease 87rn5.3 Ectoparasites 88rn5.4 Keratinization Disorders 90rn5.5 Autoimmune Disease 90rn5.6 Idiopathic Disease 90rn5.7 Foreign Bodies 91rn5.8 Neoplastic and Hyperplastic Conditions of Ear Canal 93rn5.9 Predisposing Factors in Otitis Externa 97rn5.10 Perpetuating Factors 100rn6 CONDITIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAR 107rn6.1 Aetiology and Pathogenesis of Acute Otitis Media 107rn6.2 Chronic Otitis Media 115rn6.3 Investigation of Otitis Media 115rn7 DISEASES OF THE INNER EAR 125rn7.1 Vestibular Apparatus 125rn7.2 Cochlea 136rn8 SURGERY OF THE EAR 145rn8.1 Pinna Lacerations 145rn8.2 Pinnectomy 146rn8.3 Auricular Haematoma Drainage 146rn8.4 Lateral Wall Resection 148rn8.5 Vertical Ear Canal Resection 151rn8.6 Total Ear Canal Ablation with Lateral Bulla Osteotomy 154rn8.7 Subtotal Ear Canal Ablation with Lateral Bulla Osteotomy 157rn8.8 End-To-End Anastomosis 158rn8.9 Ventral Bulla Osteotomy 160rn8.10 Laser Ear Surgery 162rnIndex 167
Bringing together a wealth of images of normal and diseased dog and cat ears, this is an indispensible diagnostic tool for the small animal veterinary practitioner seeing ear cases on a regular basis. This fully illustrated atlas covers the anatomy of the canine and feline ear, diagnostic techniques, a range of commonly seen diseases, and ear surgery.rnAtlas of Ear Diseases of the Dog and Cat is one of the most complete picture references for this rapidly expanding branch of small animal medicine and surgery. It is an invaluable aid for general practitioners, as well as those specialising in dermatology, and serves as an effective revision aid for veterinary students and those studying for further qualifications in veterinary dermatology.n* Includes over 400 high quality colour clinical images and clear line drawingsn* Images are accompanied by clear explanatory text throughoutn* Enables veterinarians to match cases seen in practice with photos supplied to aid diagnosisn* Written by highly qualified specialist veterinary dermatologist and veterinary surgeon