Develop your knowledge and understanding of hypothyroidism in ferrets. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Endocrine conditions course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and outcomes of hypothyroidism in ferrets, including:
Cause – unknown.
Signs – obesity, lethargy, hindlimb weakness.
Diagnosis – TSH stimulation testing.
Treatment – oral treatment with levothyroxine.
Prognosis – excellent with treatment.
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.