Management of Atopic Dermatitis in Dog – A Case Study
Pankaj Goswami Sanku Goswami
Vol 2(2), 265-267
A Dalmatian dog having severe itching and allergy was presented in the Veterinary hospital, New Delhi. The common causes of allergic condition viz. mange/mite, parasitic infestation etc. were screened through laboratory examination. As per the history and ruling out the other infective agents for causing the dermatitis, the case has been diagnosed as Atopic dermatitis and treated. Anti-allergic/antihistaminic drugs along with the administration of corticosteroids and nutritional supplement of omega fatty acid had showed marginal recovery. The management of atopic dermatitis in dog is put on record.
Keywords : Dog atopic dermatitis
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