Hour Exam #2

Hour Exam #2 - HourExam#2 VS441

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Hour Exam #2 VS 441 1.  Why would it be preferable to have an owner perform a feline blood glucose curve  at home vs. in the clinic? 2.  What is the most common endocrine disorder in the cat? 3.In general terms, what are the three causes of anemia? 4. What is the significance of unilateral vs. bilateral nasal discharge? 5. What are two possible causes of epistaxis in small animals? 6. What are three alternatives for the treatment of feline hyperthyroidism? What is an  advantage and a disadvantage of each?
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7. Concerning osteosarcoma:      T   F    The most common site for primary tumors is the long bones.       T   F    Limb amputation has a high rate of success at preventing recurrence.        8.  A client presents you with an 8 month old male Bull Mastiff, Jeeves. He says the dog  hurt himself while playing roughly with a Great Dane at the dog park. On physical exam, you find the dog to be reluctant to bear weight on the right front leg. Further examination shows pain originating in the elbow joint, and mild atrophy of the  muscles in that area. What is a likely cause  of this  lameness?
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2009 for the course VS 441 taught by Professor Newell during the Fall '03 term at Becker College.

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Hour Exam #2 - HourExam#2 VS441

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