Gastric disease in the dog and cat

Sullivan, M. and Yool, D.A. (1998) Gastric disease in the dog and cat. Veterinary Journal, 156(2), pp. 91-106. (doi: 10.1016/S1090-0233(05)80035-8) (PMID:9805477)

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Abstract

The physiology of the normal gastric defence mechanisms in the dog and cat is reviewed to emphasize the routes by which drugs can be used to protect the gastric mucosa. The action of the main anti-ulcer and pro-kinetic drugs are discussed in relation to the diseases that they may be used to treat. Gastric disease in the form of gastric dilatation/volvulus, chronic vomiting without obstruction and gastric outflow disease are described from the point of view of diagnosis and treatment.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Sullivan, Professor Martin and Yool, Professor Donald
Authors: Sullivan, M., and Yool, D.A.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Veterinary Medicine
Journal Name:Veterinary Journal
Publisher:Elsevier
ISSN:1090-0233
ISSN (Online):1532-2971

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