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- Kissel, Marguerite B., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Veterinary dermatology 2018 v.29 no.1 pp. 19
- Bull Terrier; Demodex; demodicosis; disease occurrence; dogs; hospitals; immunosuppression; mites; odds ratio; relapse; retrospective studies; skin diseases; surveys; telephones; veterinary clinics; California
- ... BACKGROUND: Demodex spp. are cutaneous mites that cause clinical disease when present in increased numbers. There is an association in some dogs with underlying systemic disease or immunosuppressive medications. HYPOTHESIS/OBJECTIVES: Retrospective study to document breed predisposition, identify any concurrent diseases or underlying immunosuppressive conditions, and to determine the frequency of ...