Necrotising fungal dermatitis in a group of bearded dragons (Pogona vitticeps)

Hedley, J.; Eatwell, K.; Hume, L.
April 2010
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/10/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 15, p464
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a five-year-old male bearded dragon suffering skin lesions that have been noted two weeks previously and were gradually worsening in severity. It cites that the animal appeared bright, alert, and in good body condition, with crusting and periocular swelling around the right eye. The article discusses the outbreak of fungal dermatitis due to Chrysosporium anamorph of Nannizziopsis vriesii (CANV) in a group of bearded dragons.


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