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Volume 2014, Article ID 768242, 4 pages
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Case Report

Dermatitis due to Mixed Demodex and Sarcoptes Mites in Dogs

1Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex (Veterinary Medicine), College of Veterinary Science, Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, Proddatur, Andhra Pradesh 516360, India
2Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Science, Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh 517502, India
3Department of Veterinary Parasitology, College of Veterinary Science, Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, Proddatur, Andhra Pradesh 516360, India
4Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Science, Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, Proddatur, Andhra Pradesh 516360, India

Received 15 May 2014; Revised 3 July 2014; Accepted 4 July 2014; Published 14 July 2014

Academic Editor: Franco Mutinelli

Copyright © 2014 B. Sudhakara Reddy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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