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Q. My little female cat is about 15 years old now and has mange like skin condition.. And has had this condition for about 7 months. I took her to the D

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. If she has been treated for mange without success I would start suspecting an hormonal condition (possibly hyperthyroidism) at her age. This will require a blood test in order to confirm or rule out.

It could also be a severe allergic condition, either to food or to something outside, assuming she is going out.


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