The Derm Vet Podcast

51. Systemic treatment for otitis

February 18, 2021 Ashley Bourgeois, DVM, Dip ACVD Season 2 Episode 51
The Derm Vet Podcast
51. Systemic treatment for otitis
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The Derm Vet Podcast
51. Systemic treatment for otitis
Feb 18, 2021 Season 2 Episode 51
Ashley Bourgeois, DVM, Dip ACVD

Most otitis cases can be handled with topical therapy. But, what about in cases where it isn't enough and we have to reach for oral medications? Stenotic ear canals, otitis media, etc. There are certain situations where the use of systemic oral antibiotic and corticosteroids are beneficial. This episode will cover these scenarios, collecting middle ear cultures, and more!

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Most otitis cases can be handled with topical therapy. But, what about in cases where it isn't enough and we have to reach for oral medications? Stenotic ear canals, otitis media, etc. There are certain situations where the use of systemic oral antibiotic and corticosteroids are beneficial. This episode will cover these scenarios, collecting middle ear cultures, and more!