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Hello, I'm Dr. Bob. I'm sorry to read of the problems you're experiencing in trying to get your old girl regulated on Veterol. I apologize for the length of time this reply has taken to get back to you, your question came in very early this morning and I just now found in in the stack of unanswered questions. How may I help you, I'm not sure what you're asking.
Hello again. Sorry for the delay again, I've been offline while running errands. Cushings can definitely cause skin problems that will manifest as sores. High levels of cortisol in the body can lower the resistance to infection as well as cause thinning of the structure of the skin, so skin infections are quite common in Cushings dogs. I'm not sure of the timing as to when the sores appeared in relation to the varying levels of cortisol in her blood, but the fluctuations could well be responsible for the skin lesions you've described. Do the sores seem to be healing at this point, or are they getting worse?
Okay, thank you. If your veterinarian can get the cortisol levels properly regulated, which can be quite tricky, the sores should heal fairly quickly. Cleaning and the application of a topical antibiotic is a very good idea in the meantime. Hopefully soon, she'll be back to her old self, but if you have any more questions, I'll be happy to answer them for you.
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