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AGV 134 - Veterinary Clinic Pathology II

Credits: 3
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2
Practicum Hours: 0
Work Experience: 0
Course Type: Voc/Tech
Continues Veterinary Clinical Pathology I with emphasis on common blood and urine tests performed in a veterinary laboratory.
Prerequisite: AGV 120 , AGV 128  , AGV 129  and AGV 133  
Competencies
  1. Perform a complete blood cell count and other hematological tests.
    1. Prepare and stain a blood smear
    2. Identify and describe various RBC’s
    3. Identify various WBC’s
    4. Discuss normal values for blood cells
    5. Perform reticulocyte counts
  2. Demonstrate Urinalysis procedures.
    1. Demonstrate collection techniques
    2. Discuss normal/abnormal values
    3. Record properly results of tests
  3. Demonstrate common cytological diagnostic tests and sample preparation.
    1. Demonstrate sample collection techniques and preparations
    2. Discuss normal and abnormal characteristics of cells
  4. Evaluate blood chemistry panel.
    1. Identify various blood chemistries and their application
    2. Evaluate individual tests and their use
    3. Perform blood chemistry panel



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