A Colour Atlas of Salmonid Diseases

A Colour Atlas of Salmonid Diseases

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Aimed at those involved in the diagnosis of diseases among wild and farmed salmonids from the regions where these fish occur naturally or are farmed, this text includes more than 300 gross and light micrographs. These highlight distinct features of more than 130 infectious and non-infectious conditions. The normal histological stucture of tissues and their functions are presented. A glossary describes terms appropriate to fish disease and histopathology is included.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 193.55 x 252.98 x 18.03mm | 762.03g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • tables, bibliography, index, glossary
  • 0121378101
  • 9780121378103

Table of contents

Normal teleost histology; autopsy procedures; disease diagnosis; viral diseases; bacterial diseases; fungal diseases; parasitic diseases; metazoa; diseases due to nutritional imbalance; tumour; malformations; environmental factors affecting fish health; problems associated with poor husbandry; disease of uncertain aetiology; staining techniques for light microscopy; formulae for fixatives, declarification and other solutions for light microscopy.
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