Canine Lupus

The are two types of lupus – discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).

http://www.petwave.com/Dogs/Dog-Health-Center/Immune-Disorders/Lupus.aspx

Symptoms of DLE:

“crusting, depigmentation,  redness, and ulceration of the nose. Lesions may also appear around the eyes, ears, limbs, and other areas.”

More specific symptoms of both types of Lupus are listed here:

http://www.petwave.com/Dogs/Dog-Health-Center/Immune-Disorders/Lupus/Symptoms.aspx

Treatments for DLE and SLE are given here:

http://www.petwave.com/Dogs/Dog-Health-Center/Immune-Disorders/Lupus/Treatment.aspx

Natural/holistic treatment:

http://www.naturalcanine.com/lupus.html

Patty

www.snowcolabradors.com

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