Message Number: YG5163 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Karen Purcell, DVM
Date: 2001-07-04 18:17:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Hair loss, top of head


> I just noticed last night that one of my males has a bald head, about
> the size of a quarter. It looks like a razor went over it. He seems
> fine---no health problems. Is this a sign of adrenal? There is no other
> hair loss.
So you have any other ferrets? I've seen sudden bald spots when
mine were roughhousing too much, and pulled the hair right out. Seen
in several patients as well.

-Dr. Karen

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