Canine discoid lupus erythematosus

C. E. Griffin, A. A. Stannard, P. J. Ihrke, Alex Ardans, R. M. Cello, D. R. Bjorling

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Two dogs were found to have clinical, histopathological and immunofluorescent findings compatible with a diagnosis of canine discoid lupus erythematosus. The primary lesions included erythema and depigmentation of the nasal planum. Both dogs responded favorably to systemic corticosteroid therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)79-87
Number of pages9
JournalVeterinary Immunology and Immunopathology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1979

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • veterinary(all)


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