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1

Describe the eruption dates for permanent teeth in the dog

Incisors--by 16w
Canines & premolars--by 24w
Molars--by 28w

2

Describe the eruption dates for permanent teeth in the cat

incisors--by 16 w
K9/ PMs--by 20w
molars--by 24w

3

By what age is permanent tooth eruption normally complete?

7 months

4

Cats:
Maxillary region lacks ___
Mandibular region lacks __

PM1
PM1 & PM2

5

Name 4 causes for non-specific abdominal guarding

1) distension of hollow organ
2) acute stretch of a solid organ capsule
3) ischemia
4) irritation of free nerve endings (PARIETAL peritoneum)

6

Name 6 differentials when you have cachexia in the absence of clinical signs:

1) GI or hepatic
2) Cardiac
3) Paraneoplastic
4) neruo-muscular
5) glomerular (PLN)
6) hypermetabolic state (i.e. hyperthyroid)

7

Name 2 general types of drugs that can be used to reduce gastric acid secretion

1) H2 antagonist (Famotidine)

2) Proton pump inhibitors (Omeprazole)