Diagnosis & Treatment Options
Articles covering biopsy, and treatment options including chemotherapy, radiation and surgery.
Signs and Symptoms of Cancer in Pets
This article reviews common signs and symptoms of cancer in pets as well as what and when to report these signs to your veterinarian.
Evaluating Lumps, Bumps, and Swellings in Veterinary Medicine
This article discusses fine needle aspiration and biopsy to evaluate a mass in a companion animal.
Veterinary Surgery and Cancer Treatment
This article provides general information about surgery used to treat cancer in companion animals.
Chemotherapy in Veterinary Medicine
This article provides an overview on the use of chemotherapy to treat cancer in companion animals as well as side effects and how chemotherapy is given to pets.
Veterinary Radiation Therapy
This article provides an introduction to radiation therapy used to treat cancer in companion animals.
Veterinary Palliative Radiation Therapy
This article provides an introduction to palliative radiation therapy, which can be used to control the symptoms associated with some tumors that cannot be treated by other methods .
Limb Sparing in Dogs
"Limb sparing" (also known as "limb salvage") is a surgical procedure that provides an alternative to amputation in selected dogs being treated for bone tumors.