Develop your knowledge and understanding of acquired valvular disease in ferrets. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Cardiac conditions course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and outcomes of acquired valvular disease in ferrets, including:
Cause – unknown.
Signs – highly variable and depend on the severity of the underlying disease.
Diagnosis – echocardiography, radiography, electrocardiography.
Treatment – not recommended as long as ferrets are asymptomatic.
Prognosis – guarded.
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Exotis (ferrets) followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
This course was written and peer reviewed by:
This module is worth approximately 30 minutes of CPD.