General information on Sporotrichosis
Sporotrichosis is a fungal infection that can affect dogs. This fungus is found in soil and organic debris. This is most commonly seen in outdoor and hunting dogs.
Symptoms of Sporotrichosis
The most common symptoms for sporotrichosis are small raised nodules on the head, ears, and body. The nodules may become open, draining sores.
Treatments for Sporotrichosis
The treatment for sporotrichosis is usually treated with oral potassium iodide. Treatment usually lasts 4 to 8 weeks.
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