Cutaneous mucinous vesiculation in a dog with hypothyroidism

Miller, W.H.; Buerger, R.G.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 196(5): 757-759

1990


ISSN/ISBN: 0003-1488
PMID: 2307615
Document Number: 366513
Hypothyroidism was documented in an overweight dog with bilateral entropion, blepharoptosis, and multiple, non-inflammatory papular and vesicular lesions on the head. Histologic evaluation of skin biopsy specimens confirmed the diagnosis of mucinous vesiculation. All skin and eyelid abnormalities resolved in response to thyroid hormone supplementation.

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