Chapter 6. The Skin

  1. E.A. Chandler BVetMed, FRCVS,
  2. C.J. Gaskell BVSc, PhD, DVR, MRCVS and
  3. R.M. Gaskell BVSc, PhD, MRCVS
  1. A.P. Foster

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690727.ch6

Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition

Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Foster, A.P. (2004) The Skin, in Feline Medicine and Therapeutics, Third Edition (eds E.A. Chandler, C.J. Gaskell and R.M. Gaskell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690727.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405100328

Online ISBN: 9780470690727

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Keywords:

  • feline dermatology;
  • skin case;
  • hyperpigmentation;
  • leukotrichia;
  • alopecia

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The approach to the skin case

  • Parasites

  • Allergic skin diseases

  • Eosinophilic granuloma complex

  • Psychogenic alopecia

  • Infectious diseases

  • Immune-mediated skin diseases

  • Endocrine and metabolic disorders

  • Neoplasia

  • Miscellaneous conditions

  • References

  • Further Reading