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VTTK 1630 - Veterinary Hematology

Credits: 3

This course provides instruction in the principles of obtaining and examining blood samples from different species of animals commonly seen in veterinary practice today.The laboratory sessions include a practical approach to staining and evaluating the blood of animals in both healthy and disease conditions. Emphasis is placed on the recognition of the types and development stages of erythrocytes and leukocytes. Blood coagulation mechanisms, the immune system, preparation and handling of cytology samples and training in the use of automated cell counters are also included.

Course Fees: $75
Corequisite: VTTK-L008 must be taken at the same time as this course.
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2

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