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Ear disease

May 01, 2011
Several different diagnostic and medical treatment options exist for treating otitis in dogs and cats. It is important that the veterinarian know all of the options that are available so that they can make recommendations to the pet owner.
Mar 02, 2011
A young, adult basset hound presents to you for evaluation of chronic recurrent ear pruritus and a strong "musty" odor. Which of these diagnostic tests would be most useful initially?
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2010
Veterinary dermatologist Dr. Paul Bloom discusses how he handles these cases.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
I've found bandaging an ear after an ear hematoma repair to be a challenge.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 20, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
A common misdiagnosis of ear edge dermatitis in certain dog breeds.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2010
Otitis externa is an acute or chronic inflammation of the epithelium of the external ear canal which may also involve the pinna. It is a common disorder which may present as a primary complaint or concurrently with other problems.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2010
Canine otitis externa is certainly one of the most common problems veterinarians are dealing with in small animal practice. However, recurrent ear diseases can be very challenging to manage and be quite frustrating for the practitioner as well as for the pet owner.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 01, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Many otic medications require owners to blindly squeeze the bottle, leaving them unsure as to how much, if any, medication went into their pets' ears.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2010
Ear edge dermatoses in dogs can consist of alopecia, seborrhea, crusting, ulceration and necrosis.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Nov 01, 2009
Diseases of the ear represent a majority of cases observed in practice and often with accompanying integumentary involvement.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 04, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Can team members help catch dermatologic cases by identifying which itch is which? Look at these four photos to see.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Otitis media, like otitis externa is usually secondary to some other primary factor. However otitis media may occur as a primary disease.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
It is important to understand that ear disease is only a symptom (no more specific than "pruritus").
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Cocker spaniels have higher yeast carriage in the ear and it may be easier for the yeast to cause disease.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
The causes of otitis externa can be categorized into predisposing, primary and perpetuating factors.