Hepatocutaneous Syndrome. Maura St. John Ultrasound Rotation Block 19 - 2007. Signalment. Shelton - 12-year-old MC Shetland Sheepdog. Presentation. Seen by Dermatology Evaluation of skin problems mainly affecting the paws & paw pads
Maura St. John
Block 19 - 2007
Shelton - 12-year-old MC Shetland Sheepdog
with irregular epidermal
hyperplasia & increased
necrolytic dermatitis with secondary pyoderma
This may be interpreted as fatty infiltration or steroid hepatopathy, especially if the animal has been on prior glucocorticoid therapy for the presenting clinical complaints.