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Digital Dermatitis Summary

Description: Highly contagious infectious dermatitis with lesions near the interdigital spaces usually in cattle. It causes discomfort and often severe lameness (LAMENESS, ANIMAL). Lesions can be either erosive or proliferative and wart-like with papillary growths and hypertrophied hairs. DICHELOBACTER NODOSUS and TREPONEMA are the most commonly associated causative agents for this mixed bacterial infection disease.

Also Known As: Bovine Foot Warts; Bovine Hairy Footwarts; Digital Papillomatosis; Ovine Digital Dermatitis; Papillomatous Digital Dermatitis Show All >>

Networked: 78 relevant articles (16 outcomes, 19 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Digital Dermatitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Oxytetracycline (Terramycin) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 7 results : FDA 14
  2. Copper Sulfate (Sulfate, Copper) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 1
  3. Erythromycin (Erycette) : 3 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 66 Generic
  4. Tetracycline (Achromycin) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 62 Generic
  5. Salicylic Acid (2 Hydroxybenzoic Acid) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : FDA 1 Generic
  6. Formaldehyde (Formol) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 1
  7. 7,7'- dimethoxy- (4,4'- bi- 1,3- benzodioxole)- 5,5'- dicarboxylic acid dimethyl ester (BDD) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 19 results : IBA
  8. Copper : 1 outcome 2 studies in 5 results : IBA
  9. Lincomycin (Lincocin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : FDA 4
  10. Sodium Hypochlorite (Clorox) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Digital Dermatitis

  1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  2. Pain (Aches)
  3. Convalescence
  4. Ulcer
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Digital Dermatitis

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  1. Baths : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result
  2. Bandages (Bandage) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 2 studies in 4 results
  4. Hydrotherapy (Whirlpool Bath) : 1 result
  5. Curettage : 1 result

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