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She had red, flaky, scaly, patches in one of her ears.

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She had red, flaky, scaly, patches in one of her ears.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Daisy, 6 years old, Yorkie
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Daisy?
Customer: She has stage 1 cancer in her nose but we have chosen not to remove tumor because of it being an invasive surgery into mouth, nasal cavity, etc .
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Drhollowayvet replied 1 month ago.

Hello this is Dr. Holloway but you can call me Dr. H, and I am a licensed veterinarian. I understand that your pet Daisy has red patchy, scaly skin in one of her ears, and a current cancer of her nose. I am sorry to hear that she has cancer.

Can you please share a photo of the ear close up so that I may see what this area looks like and can proceed with further recommendations. There should be an icon there on your screen just above the chat type box to upload photo's labeled "Add photo" or "Attach photo" that you can use. I will await your reply, and if you are having trouble then please let me know and I will do my best to assist.

- Dr. H

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