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Vol. 12, Special Issue 6 (2023)

Surgical approaches to feline mammary tumour, their treatment and management: A case report

Author(s):
Jithil VR and Amrutha VS
Abstract:
Mammary tumour is one of the most common tumours in the cats. In this case study, a 14 year old domestic queen cat is presented with anorexia, occasional vomiting and abnormal growth on the abdominal region. The aetiology of Feline mammary tumour is not clearly understood but the main risk factors are age, breed, reproductive status and early exposure to hormones such as progesterone and oestrogen. In this case, age and reproductive status may the predisposing factor. Among all the treatment surgical excision is the most acceptable. Under general anaesthesia excised the tumour mass with a diameter of 3cm. All the aseptic measures had taken and provided the post-operative care.
Pages: 437-439  |  267 Views  153 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Jithil VR and Amrutha VS. Surgical approaches to feline mammary tumour, their treatment and management: A case report. The Pharma Innovation Journal. 2023; 12(6S): 437-439.

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