Multiple dermatophyte infections in a dog

WILKINSON G.T. (1979) Multiple dermatophyte infections in a dog. Journal of Small Animal Practice, 20 2: 111-115. doi:10.1111/j.1748-5827.1979.tb05947.x


Author WILKINSON G.T.
Title Multiple dermatophyte infections in a dog
Journal name Journal of Small Animal Practice   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1748-5827
Publication date 1979-01-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1111/j.1748-5827.1979.tb05947.x
Volume 20
Issue 2
Start page 111
End page 115
Total pages 5
Subject 3404 Small Animals
3400 Veterinary
Abstract A case of multiple infections of the skin of a dog with Microsporum gypseum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Candida albicans is reported and described. As immunodepression was suspected, an immunostimulatory course of levamisole, together with the antifungal agent, griseofulvin, was prescribed. Bone marrow depression was countered with anabolic steroids and a vitamin‐iron compound. A 10% w/v solution of etisazole (Ectimar, Bayer) was applied topically to the lesions. Complete resolution of the infection was obtained after 5 months therapy.
Q-Index Code C1
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