Small intestine: chronic disease

Ridyard, A. (2019) Small intestine: chronic disease. In: Hall, E. J., Williams, D. A. and Kathrani, A. (eds.) BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Gastroenterology. Series: BSAVA manual series. British Small Animal Veterinary Association: Quedgeley, Gloucester, pp. 213-223. ISBN 9781905319961 (doi: 10.22233/9781910443361-3e.34c)

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The major clinical manifestations of chronic small intestinal disease, namely diarrhoea, vomiting and weight loss, reflect perturbations in the digestive and absorptive function of the small intestine and its resident bacterial population. This chapter considers a variety of infectious diseases and chronic enteropathies.

Item Type:Book Sections
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Ridyard, Ms Alison
Authors: Ridyard, A.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Biodiversity, One Health & Veterinary Medicine
Publisher:British Small Animal Veterinary Association

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