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Adrenal Dilemmas: Two Endocrinologists' Opinion

Two Endocrinologists give their opinions on adrenal issues. Includes detailed case studies and considerations when diagnosing and treating adrenal problems.Please note:If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive online credit for an individual session.Supported and produced by educational grants from Elanco in conjunction with NAVC 2016 as part of the...

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Endocrine Challenges: Diabetic Ketoacidosis

This will be one session in a series of three in which metabolic emergencies are presented (DKA, Hypoadrenocorticism; Hypercalcemia). Cases will be used to highlight key concepts and encourage decision-making. If possible, text based audience polling technology will be used to enhance interactivity.Please note:   If you were an attendee at this AAHA Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility...

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Endocrine Challenges: Hypoadrenocorticism

This is the second in a three part series of lectures addressing common metabolic emergencies. Recognition of the HOC patient and key management strategies will be covered. If possible, text-based polling will be used to facilitate decision making by the audience.Please note:   If you were an attendee at this AAHA Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive online credit for an...

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Endocrine Challenges: Hypercalcemia

This will be part 3 of a series of lectures on challenging endocrine disorders. In this lecture, the initial management of the hypercalcemic patient will be discussed, along with how to generate an appropriate diagnostic plan. Case examples will be used to highlight key points. If possible, text-based polling will be used to encourage audience participation in the decision-making process.Please note:   If you were an attendee at this AAHA Conference and received a general CE...

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Diagnostico y tratamiento del insulinoma en hurones

El insulinoma es un tumor endocrino que se caracteriza por la producción excesiva de insulina por las células β de los islotes pancreáticos. Es una de las neoplasia más comunes que afectan a los hurones. La incidencia corresponde al 25% de las neoplasias diagnosticadas, la edad media de presentación a los 5 años de edad; no existe predisposición sexual.Este curso fue registrado en SEVC 2016.

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Treatment of Addison's Disease

During this web conference, we will discuss the most common presentations for dogs with hypoadrenocorticism. Clinicopathologic findings on the minimum data base (CBC, serum chemistry, urinalysis) will be discussed, and will specific endocrine tests used to rule-out the disease, and make a definitive diagnosis. Treatment of acute and chronic presentations of Addison’s will be covered, including how to monitor treatment and make medication dose changes.After completing this course, you will:...

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Cushing's Disease: A Dermatologist's Perspective

Cushing's disease is a common endocrinopathy in dogs. Common clinical signs of PU/PD and polyphagia accompanied by an elevated Alkaline phosphatase are often clues to the diagnosis. Other cases, however, present with external changes in haircoat and skin before, or in lieu of these features. This lecture will focus on these differences and the recognition of Cushing's in cases with skin disease as a primary indicator.Please note:If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a...

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In a Funk About Cushing's? Part 2 - Treatment & Monitoring

Part two in a two part series on hyperadrenocorticism, this course discusses treatment of adrenal tumors, with a focus on pituitary tumors and their medical management, including surgical treatment and radiation. Please note: If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive online credit for an individual session.Supported and produced by Dechra in...

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Occult Hyperadrenocorticism: Is it Real?

In the past 5 to 10 years, much interest has arisen in the syndrome of occult hyperadrenocorticism. Patients with occult hyperadrenocorticism purportedly have many clinical signs and routine laboratory abnormalities suggestive of the presence of typical hyperadrenocorticism, or Cushing's syndrome, however, the standard diagnostic tests-corticotropin (ACTH) stimulation and low-dose dexamethasone suppression tests are normal. In this course, Ellen Behrend, VMD, PhD, DACVIM, reviews the evidence...

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In a Funk about Cushing's? Part 1 - Diagnosis

Part one in a two part series on hyperadrenocorticism, this course begins with an overview of the physiology/pathophysiology of Cushing's Disease and discusses the clinical signs and tests most often used to diagnose the disease, including minimum database, screening tests and differentiating tests.Please note: If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to...

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