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My cat has scabby pimples on her nose. My cats name is JAB…

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My cat has scabby...

My cat has scabby pimples on her nose

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name and age?

My cats name is***** and her age is 4years old

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is JAB?

JAB JAB IS 4 year old

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about JAB?

Yes she has this scabby pimples on her nose

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 10 months ago
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 10 months ago

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Can you upload a photo(s) of to our conversation? You can upload photos by using the paperclip or add file icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see those icons on your particular device) or you can use an external app such as dropbox.com/ I can be more accurate for you if I can see what you're seeing.

Please check that the photo(s) is in focus prior to uploading it. You appear to be describing mosquito bite hypersensitivity in cats. Top differentials are a flea allergy dermatitis, food allergy, atopy (allergies to environmental allergens), dermatophytosis (fungal infection), and autoimmune skin disorders.

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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 10 months ago
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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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