Relief Veterinarian Henderson, Nevada, United States
Cytology is one of the most important diagnostic tools in dermatology. A quick, inexpensive test that can be essential in diagnosing and managing various skin diseases. This lecture will discuss what different findings of cells, organisms and structures may indicate. Also, techniques for collecting and interpreting cytology from different anatomical sites will be discussed.
Collect cytology samples through various techniques
Be able to appropriately stain a slide for evaluation
Explain to clients the importance of cytology and why it is crucial in dermatology cases
Identify various organisms, cells, etc. under the microscope
Evaluate cases clinically and how cytology helped achieve diagnosis