Acute Abdomen

Maureen McMichael

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter highlights the history, clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of various canine and feline diseases occuring in the abdomen. The diseases highlighted are: hemoabdomen, splenic torsion and peritonitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Canine and Feline Emergency Protocols
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781118910351
ISBN (Print)9781118559031
StatePublished - Oct 20 2014


  • Acute abdomen
  • Canine emergency protocols
  • Feline emergency protocols
  • Hemoadomen
  • Peritonitis
  • Splenic torsion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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