Preliminary General Exam

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Preliminary General Exam
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  1. Owners complaint, history or ?
    Anamnesis
  2. 2 parts to the history
    • 1) Past History
    • 2) Immediate History
  3. Description of the animal or ?
    Signalment
  4. Descriptions that can be used for animal..?
    • Age
    • Markings
    • Sex
    • Color
    • Breed
    • Tattoos
    • Markings
    • Brand
    • Name and number
  5. Flesh giving the body a well rounded apperance
    Condition
  6. Membranes color that is said to be cyanotic
    Blue, due to lack of O2, caused by CHF, penumonia, disease of lungs
  7. Membrane color which parasites and liver failure are causes
    Yellow
  8. Membrane color that indicated normal RBC count
    Pink
  9. Membrane color that is common tent of anemia
    Decrease in pink
  10. Horse pulse
    28-40
  11. Horse respiration
    8-15 rpm
  12. Horse temperature
    99-101
  13. Pig temperature
    100-104
  14. Cow temperature
    100-102
  15. Causes of bright red blood
    • Whipworms
    • Colitis
  16. Normal color is yellow...
    Urine
  17. Excessive drinking
    Polydipsia
  18. Excessive urination
    Polyuria
  19. Small amounts of urine
    Pollakiuria
  20. Difficult urniation
    Dysuria
  21. Straining during urination
    Stranguria
  22. Examination of the head...
    Eyes, oral cavity, pharynx, ears and nose
  23. Pupil constriction is normal
    Miosis
  24. Dilation of pupil
    Mydriasis
  25. 4 common lymph nodes that we palpate
    • Mandibular
    • Axillary
    • Inguinal
    • Popliteal
  26. Left side space 3 heart valve
    Pulmonary Valve
  27. Right side space 4 heart valve
    Tricuspid Valve
  28. Left side space 4 heart valve
    Aortic Valve
  29. Left side space 5 heart valve
    Mitral valve
  30. First notable clinical sign noted in infections
    Fever
  31. Clinical area where respirations are considered most important of all physical signs
    Surgery
  32. Vessel used to take pulse from cat and dog
    Artery
  33. Which point does a person obtain owners consent for surgery?
    When getting the history
  34. Does animal look healthy or sick
    General demeanor
  35. Skin in good health shows
    Smooth, glossy, pliable, and elastic skin
  36. Skin in bad health shows
    Dry, scruffy, loss of elasticity, alopecia and pruritis most common complaints
  37. Fluctuation in heart rate concurrent with respiration, normal in dogs
    Sinus arrhythmia
  38. Pupil constriction in the eye with light stimulus will result in pupil constriction in eye that has no stimulus
    Consensual reflex
  39. Past history
    Past illnesses, surgeries, vaccination records
  40. Immediate history
    Duration of illness, symptoms, animals appetite, etc.
  41. Outline
    • A) Owners complaint, History or Anamnesis
    •    1)Past history
    •    2)Immediate history
    • B) Signalment-description of animal
    • C) Clinical examination of the patient
    •    1) General demeanor
    •    2) Condition
    •    3) Examination of external surface of the body
    •    4) Examination of visible mucus membranes
    •    5) Pulse
    •    6) Respirations
    •    7) Temperature
    •    8) Feces
    •    9) Urine
    •    10) Exam of the head
    •    11) Observation of papillary light reflex and consensual light reflex
    •    12) Auscultation of the heart and lungs
    •    13) Palpatation of superficial lymph nodes
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