Chapter Ten. Diseases of the Dermatological System

  1. Robert S. Goldstein VMD

Published Online: 27 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780813804361.ch10

Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice

Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice

How to Cite

Goldstein, R. S. (ed) (2008) Diseases of the Dermatological System, in Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813804361.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813820200

Online ISBN: 9780813804361

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Keywords:

  • pollutants, preservatives, food additives, leading to tissue injury;
  • probiotics, protecting the mucosal border and local immune system;
  • antioxidant agents, protecting from oxidative damage and assist in repairing tissues;
  • redundant vaccinations should be avoided in all patients;
  • immune-suppressing effects is beneficial in allergic reactions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Allergic Dermatitis, Atopy, and Flea Bite Dermatitis

  • References

  • Alopecia

  • Chronic Pyoderma

  • Eosinophilic Granuloma

  • Fungal Infections

  • Seborrheic Dermatitis

  • Mange (Demodectic/Sarcoptic)