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Excessive trichilemmal keratinisation (flame follicles) in endocrine skin disorders of the dog



Excessive trichilemmal keratinisation (flame follicles) in endocrine skin disorders of the dog



Veterinary Dermatology 1(1): 37-40



Excessive trichilemmal keratinization (flame follicle formation) was observed in the skin biopsies from 61 of 403 (15.1%) dogs with endocrine skin disease. Flame follicles occurred in dogs with hypothyroidism, hyperadrenocorticism, hyposomatotropism, Sertoli's cell neoplasm with feminisation and castration-responsive dermatosis.

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DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3164.1990.tb00073.x



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