Blastomycosis in an Intact Boerboel with Dr. Patterson

Carly Patterson, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), Texas A&M University

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In this episode, host Alyssa Watson, DVM, is joined by Carly Patterson, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), to talk about her recent Clinician’s Brief article, “Limb Swelling in an Intact Boerboel.” Dr. Patterson reviews her suspicions when initially taking on this case of highly localized symptoms only affecting the left hind leg and paw with a history of multiple failed treatments and walks us through where the diagnostic process eventually took her. The destination: Blastomycosis.

About the Guest

Carly Patterson, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), is a clinical assistant professor at Texas A&M University, where she also completed an internship and small animal internal medicine residency. Dr. Patterson earned her DVM from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Her interests are in veterinary pharmacology, controlled substances and drug diversion education, and collaborative educational research.

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  • Alyssa Watson, DVM - Host

  • Alexis Ussery - Producer & Digital Content Coordinator

  • Randall Stupka - Podcast Production & Sound Editing