On the other hand, although elevated, this level of methicillin-resistance is expected since we had 60% of animals with relapses due to allergic causes and especially since cefalexin was the first antimicrobial choice in these dermatopathies
Frequency of dermatopathies
in working horses (Equus ferus caballus) of Cordoba Department, Colombia
Prevalence of non-tumorous canine dermatopathies
in dogs from the municipality of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil (2005-2008).
Dermatophytes and yeast isolated from the skin of dogs with diverse dermatopathies
. Acta Scientiae Veterinariae 32: 582-600.
Previous reports have shown that dermatopathies
represent a great part of the cases attended at companion animals' medical centers (1,2), which may be partially explained by the repulsive clinical appearance of some cases (3).