Aug 16, 2022  
Fall 2021 - Summer 2022 Academic Catalog 
    
Fall 2021 - Summer 2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

VET 200 - Clinical Pathology 2

3 credits

An overview of microbiology, parasitology, cytology, and hematology; as well as related characteristics and diseases. Lab focuses on collection, preparation and analysis of veterinary-relevant bodily fluids. Analytical results will be related to relevant health/disease states, as well as preventative and therapeutic treatment plans. Lab portion held on-campus, and involves the handling/use of relevant biological specimens.

Notes: Collecting, handling and assessing biological specimens is a required part of this course.  Exposure to zoonotic diseases and microorganisms is possible.

Prerequisites:

VET 108 Small Animal Nursing  and VET 109 Clinical Pathology 1 .