Develop your knowledge and understanding of moist dermatitis in rabbits. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Common skin conditions course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and outcomes of moist dermatitis in rabbits, including:
Cause – concurrent dental disease, urinary tract disease, lack of mobility and environmental problems are al possible contributory factors.
Signs – commonly affected areas include the face, chin (slobbers), the dewlap and the perineal skin (urine scald).
Diagnosis: history, signs.
Treatment – correct underlying condition, clip and clean skin.
Prognosis – good if underlying disease controlled.
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This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Lapis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
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This module is worth approximately 60 minutes of CPD.