Course Code: VET403

Course Title : Clinical Pathology

Weekly Teaching Hours: (1,2 )

Course Description : This course involves the application of pathological, biochemical, haematological, microbiological and parasitological techniques and test results to clinical aspects of veterinary science. Special attention, throughout the course, is given to the application and interpretation of tests used in the diagnosis, prognosis and management of clinical disease through case report analysis. Material on disease is provided for farm animals, companion animals as well as poultry and fishes. In addition, necropsy techniques, pathologic sample collection and handling is covered along with instrumentation and equipment maintenance.

Recommended Textbook(s) and Supplementary Books:

  • Veterinary Clinical pathology by Freeman( Editor) and Klenner ( Editor).2015

Course Assessment:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95% compulsory.