Develop your knowledge and understanding of feline infectious anemia, the condition caused by hemotropic bacteria. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the FIA and FIP conditions bundle.
In this module you will learn about pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and outcomes of feline infectious anemia, including:
Cause - hemotropic bacteria known as hemoplasmas.
Signs – changes consistent with immune-mediated haemolytic anemia.
Diagnosis – hematology plus PCR confirmation of organisms.
Treatment – antimicrobials.
Prognosis - good unless immunosuppressed.
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This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Felis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
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This module is worth approximately 30 minutes of CPD.