Internal MedicineA multitude of disease processes result in icterus, and knowledge of biliary metabolism and pathophysiology can help with developing a logical approach to classifying the underlying cause.
Internal MedicineCalcium homeostasis in the body is of paramount importance given the significant effects aberrations can cause.
Internal MedicineGetting to the bottom of a vomiting feline patient starts with the veterinary nurse. Get a thorough history, ask open-ended questions, and be aware of how you are communicating and interacting with the client.
Foreign bodies within the spinal cord are uncommon, but when they occur the prognosis is often grave.
Internal MedicineKatmandu was a 9-year-old spayed female Bengal cat with a history of chronic kidney disease. Despite aggressive treatment and very dedicated clients, Katmandu’s multidrug-resistant UTI relapsed.
Upper respiratory conditions in companion animals are complex and require appropriate understanding in order to provide optimal prognosis.
From the Field shares insights from Banfield Pet Hospital veterinary team members.
Abnormal fatigue, lack of appetite, faster-than-normal pulse, weight loss, pale gums, and loss of energy are common symptoms of feline anemia.
Emergency Medicine/Critical Care
IV fluid therapy is a skill veterinary technicians utilize daily.