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Dermatologic Markers of Internal Disease in Dogs & Cats

Chris Reeder, DVM, Diplomate ACVD Dermatologic diseases comprise about 20% of a practitioner’s caseload. While many skin diseases are allergic or infectious, skin lesions can also be manifestations of internal disease. Dermatologic diseases in small animal veterinary medicine comprise roughly 20% of a general practitioner’s caseload.1 The skin has many functions, including thermoregulation, camouflage, and …


My 6-Step Plan for Diagnosing & Managing the Pruritic Dog

Paul Bloom, DVM, Diplomate ACVD & ABVP (Canine & Feline Practice) Read Dr. Paul Bloom’s 6-step plan for tackling pruritus in your canine patients. This article includes a list of questions to ask the owner during the history and physical examination; tips on how the answers, as well as clinical signs and diagnostic results, help … Protection Status