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- Goodale, Elizabeth C.; Outerbridge, Catherine A.; White, Stephen D.
- Veterinary dermatology 2016 v.27 no.1 pp. 3
- otitis externa, etc ; Aspergillus fumigatus; Aspergillus niger; Aspergillus terreus; anesthesia; antibiotics; case studies; cats; dogs; foreign bodies; fungi; humans; immunosuppression; otitis media; retrospective studies; risk factors; saprophytes; veterinary medicine; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Aspergillus spp. are saprophytic opportunistic fungal organisms and are a common cause of otomycosis in humans. Although there have been case reports of Aspergillus otitis externa in dogs, to the best of the authors’ knowledge, this is the first retrospective case series describing Aspergillus otitis in dogs and cats. OBJECTIVE: To characterize signalment, putative risk factors, treatm ...