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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience
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I had a 7 year old Boxer that passed away today. I have had

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I had a 7 year old Boxer that passed away today. I have had here since birth ... owning both her Ch. Mother & Father.
At the age of 6 months, she contracted VF. Since that time, she has been treated with 300 mg. of Flueconozole twice a day. To date, I have only been able to reduce her titer to 1-4 (I actually just had her tested 3 weeks ago). However, about that same time frame, she started coughing, something she had done a couple of times before (during the past two years), by her BC Internists increasing her waterpills or Pimobinden (she was also being treated for CMM, however, there is now question from a BC Cardiologist whether she was ever afflicted with CM, although she is definately and accurately being treated for AF, with Solotol. I am only providing this background for you to be able to accurately advise me on this question. When the BC Internist advised me that he really felt that she was not suffering from CM, but, instead, chronic bronchitis, he decided to add 30
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

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