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The Journal of Advances in Parasitology

Case Report
J. Adv. Parasitology.1 (2): 21 - 23
http://dx.doi.org/10.14737/journal.jap/2014/2.2.21.23
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Md. Ahaduzzaman
Department of Medicine & Surgery, Chittagong Veterinary & Animal Sciences University (CVASU), Khulshi–4225, Chittagong, Bangladesh
*Corresponding author: zaman.cvasu@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
Ear mite induced otitis externa complicated with Staphylococci was determined in a two month old Persian cat. For treatment, two doses of ivermectin @ 0.2 mg / Kg body weight were given to 0.3% ciprofloxacin otic drop for seven days. After seven days post treatment clinical symptoms disappeared and no agents of Otodectes cynotis were identified by microscopic examination.

Key Words: Mite, Ear infection, Itching, Cerumen, Otic drop, Fluroquinolone