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Encyclopedia of Veterinary Terms

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p

pachymeninx

palatability

palatitis

palatoplasty

palliative

palmar

palpation

palpebra

palpebral

palpitation

pancreas

pancreatectomy

pancreatic juice

pancreatitis

pancytopenia

pandemic

panophthalmitis

panotitis

panzootic

papilla

papilledema

papilloma

papule

paracostal incision

paralysis

paramedian incision

paraplegia

parasite

parasiticide

parasympathetic nervous system

parathormone

parathyroid gland

parathyroidectomy

parenchyma

parenteral

paresis

paresthesia

parietal

parks

parotid

parotid gland

parous

parovarian

paroxysm

parrot mouth

parthenogenosis

parturient paresis

parturition

passeriformes

passive immunity

patella

pathobiology

pathogen

pathogenic

pathology

patroclinous

pectoral

pedigree

pedunculated

pelvic cavity

pelvis

pendulous udder

pepsin

peptide

peracute

percutaneous

perforating ulcer

perfusion

perianal

pericardial

pericardial fluid

pericarditis

pericardium

perimetrium

perineum

periocular

period of lactation

periodontitis

periople

periorbita

periosteum

peripheral nervous system

peristalsis

peritoneum

peritonitis

perivascular

pernicious

peroxidase

pessary

petechia

petechiae

phagocyte

phagocytosis

phagomania

phagophobia

phalanx

pharmaceutical

pharmacokinetics

pharmacology

pharyngitides

pharyngitis

pharyngoplasty

pharynx

phenotype

pheromone

phlebitis

phlegm

phobia

photo phobia

phylogeny

phylum

physics

physiology

phytoplankton

pica

piebald

piebald ism

pinealectomy

pinealopathy

pinion

pinna

pinning

pinny

pinocytosis

pinto

pipping

pithing

pituitarism

pituitary gland

pizzle

placebo

placenta

placental retention

placentome

plantar

plantigrade

plasma

plastron

platelet

pleura

pleural effusion

pleural space

pleurectomy

pleurisy

pleurodont

pleuropneumonia

plexus

plumage

pneumocentesis

pneumocystogram

pneumonectomy

pneumonia

pneumothorax

poikilocytosis

poliomyelitis

pollakiuria

polychromasia

polycythemia

polydactyly

polydipsia

polyestrous

polygamous

polygastric

polymorphic

polymorphonuclear

polymyositis

polyneuritis

polyp

polyphagia

polyploid

polypnea

polyspermy

polytocous

polyuria

polyvalent

pons

porcine

post mortem

postictal

postnatal

postpartum

postprandial

postrenal

poult

poultice

poultry

preen gland

preictal

premolar

prenatal

preparturient

prepotency

prepotent

prepuce

prerenal

Priapism

primapara

Primigravida

proboscis

progenitor

progeny

progesterone

proglottids

prognosis

prolactin

prolapse

prolapsed uterus

prolapsed vagina

prophylactic

prophylaxis

proptosis

prostate gland

prostatitis

prosthesis

protein

proteinuria

prothrombin

protoplasm

protoplast

protozoa

provender

proventriculitis

proventriculus

proximate analysis

pruritus

pseudoalbino

psittacine

psomophagia

pteryla

ptosis

Ptyalin

Ptyalism

pulmonary

pulmonary circulation

pulmonary edema

pulmonary fibrosis

purebred

purgative

purpura

purulent

pus

pustule

putrefaction

pyemia

pylorus

pyoderma

pyogenic

pyometra

pyothorax

pyriform

pyuria




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