Discharge is almost always a sign of infection. It can come from the ear or from the skin surface. In cases of deeper skin infection you may see openings or holes in the skin that can indicate the presence of draining tracts. Bacterial or fungal infection can be source of the infection. It is always better to treat infection earlier rather than later to avoid complications so evaluation by a veterinarian or veterinary dermatologist is recommended.
Cat with fungal Sporotrichosis ("Rose Grower's Disease"Possible Causes:
- Superficial pyoderma
- Deep pyoderma
- Fungal dermatitis
- Ear infection/Otitis
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