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The NAVTA Journal

Featured Article of the Month

Skin Verses Pemphigus Foliaceus and the Autoimmune Gang

Authored by Lara Luke, BS, RVT, Dermatology, Purdue Veterinary Teaching Hospital 

Skin is the largest organ of the body. Along with sensory function, it provides a barrier between the inside and outside world. The epidermis is composed of the following five layers: stratum basale, stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum, stratum lucidum, and stratum corneum. The stratum lucidum is found only on the nasal planum and footpads. When the cells of the epidermis are disrupted by systemic disease, the barrier is also disrupted. Clinical signs of skin disease will bring the patient into the veterinarian’s office....Read More

 

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