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Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 2:  Non-Infectious Disorders

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Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 2: Non-Infectious Disorders

J F Leatherland, P T K Woo

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Written by leading authorities in the field, this new edition of Volume 2 in the successful Fish Diseases and Disorders trilogy has been thoroughly updated with new research and contributions. Focusing largely on finfish, it covers non-infectious disorders of development, growth and physiology of wild and captive species, including genetic conditions, respiratory disorders, stress physiology, environmental factors and a new contribution on the relationship between welfare issues and disorders associated with intensive fish culture. The book is indispensable for zoologists, fish health specialists and veterinarians, researchers and students, and those involved with fisheries and aquaculture.

This book is suitable for Fish vets and fish health specialists.

Edited by: J F Leatherland, P T K Woo

Additional Information

Author J F Leatherland, P T K Woo
Availability In Print
Dimensions Unknown
Extent 416 Pages
ISBN 9781845935535
Publication date March 2010
Book Type Hardcover


1. Introduction: Issues related to the diagnostic assessment of non-infectious disorders of captive and wild fish populations, J F Leatherland
2. Neoplasms and related disorders, J M Grizzle and A E Goodwin
3. Reproductive and endocrine disorders, J F Leatherland
4. Chemically induced alterations to gonadal differentiation in fish, C D Metcalfe, K A Kidd and J P Sumpter
5. Disorders of development, C L Brown, D M Power, J M N£¤ez
6. Organismal and cellular stress, M M Vijayan, N Aluru & J F Leatherland
7. Metabolic and nutritionally-related disorders, S Lall
8. Feeding disorders, N Bernier
9. Immune system and PAHs, G Noguchi
10. Disorders of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems, A P Farrell, P A Ackerman and G K Iwama
11. Osmotic and ionic regulation, W Marshall
12. Supersaturation pathology, D Speare
13. Aquaculture and welfare issues, P Southgate

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