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mange

 [mānj]
a skin disease of domestic animals, due to mites.

mange

(mānj),
A cutaneous disease of domestic and wild animals caused by any one of several genera of skin-burrowing mites; in humans, mite infestations are usually called scabies.
[Fr. manger, to eat]

mange

(mānj)
n.
Any of several contagious skin diseases of mammals caused by parasitic mites and characterized by skin lesions, itching, and loss of hair.

mange

[mānj]
a cutaneous disease of domestic and wild animals caused by skin-burrowing mites. See also scabies.

mange

(mānj)
A cutaneous disease of domestic and wild animals caused by any one of several genera of skin-burrowing mites; in humans, mite infestations are usually referred to as scabies.
[Fr. manger, to eat]

mange

A common skin disease of domestic animals sometimes transmitted to people. It is caused by any one of a range of skin mites, such as Sarcoptes scabei that burrow into the skin causing intense itching. See also SCABIES.

mange

a skin disease of domestic animals, caused by a number of genera of mites and described under those headings. See chorioptic mange, demodectic mange, notoedric mange, otodectic mange, psoroptic mange and sarcoptic mange.

auricular mange
see ear mange (below).
body mange
ear mange
called also auricular mange; see otodectic mange, psoroptic mange.
follicular mange
fox mange
head mange
incognito mange
a form of sarcoptic mange in well-groomed dogs in which lesions are virtually absent, but there is still intense pruritus.
notoedric mange
otodectic mange
red mange
synonym for sarcoptic mange in farm animals and demodectic mange in dogs.
ursicoptic mange
pruritus and alopecia caused by a sarcoptiform mite (Ursicoptes americanus) found in the follicular sinuses of bears.
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But he's been lucky with the horses he's bred, so hopefully there are more wins in store for Mange All.
Sarcoptic mange, on the other hand, is far more serious.
We only advise people to assist animals with mange in extreme cases like this one where a lot of people are getting involved.
It is thought that Demodex mites can be transferred from one dog to another but as long as the dog is healthy they would only add to the dogs natural mite population and mange should not develop.
He ( Mange Lal) comes around the time when there is a chance to meet his sons at the court, but none of us interacts with him," another woman at the camp said.
INFESTED: The poor state of one of the Lhasa Apso dogs involved in the case (above), evidence of the mange infestation on one of the dogs (top) and (left) a huge lump of matted hair which was cut from one of the dogs
She said that products typically used to control mange in cattle - primarily macrocylic lactones like the ivermectins, doramectin and moxidectin and some synthetic pyrethroids - are not always effective against psoroptic mange.
The objective of the study is to evaluate the blood parameters of goats infected with mange and to evaluate the effect of ivermectin[R] treatment on the parameters.
With a voice like Charles Hawtrey and a distinct case of mange (are glove puppets even supposed to get mange?
They are suffering from sarcoptic mange - a highly contagious skin disease which can be passed on to humans - and have lost some fur which should grow back after treatment.
I have a two-year-old mix of mange medicine (Panomec) with honey, would it still be effective?
Like green peas, fresh mange tout is a good source of B1 (thiamin) and folic acid.