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Skin Fold Dermatitis

Skin fold dermatitis is a skin condition in dogs and cats where there is excessive skin that forms folds and gets infected and inflamed.  Moisture collects in the folds, creating a warm moist environment, which is the perfect environment for bacterial or fungal infection to occur.  Rubbing of the two skin surfaces against each other also causes trauma and damage to the skin, thereby perpetuating the inflammation and infection. read more