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Spinal mast cell tumor in a dog.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11804318     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 6-year-old, spayed female rottweiler was referred for left forelimb lameness followed by tetraparesis. A mast cell tumor compressing the spinal cord at the level of the sixth cervical to first thoracic (C6-T1) vertebrae was diagnosed based on cervical myelography and necropsy findings. This was considered a primary extracutaneous mast cell tumor, as no evidence of disease was found elsewhere. This is the first report of a primary mast cell tumor in this location.
Authors:
Lisa E Moore; Laura D Garrett; Brad Debey; David S Biller
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association     Volume:  38     ISSN:  0587-2871     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Anim Hosp Assoc     Publication Date:    2002 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-01-23     Completed Date:  2002-02-07     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0415027     Medline TA:  J Am Anim Hosp Assoc     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  67-70     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan 66506, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Breeding
Cervical Vertebrae
Diagnosis, Differential
Dog Diseases / diagnosis*,  pathology,  radiography
Dogs
Female
Lameness, Animal / etiology
Mast-Cell Sarcoma / diagnosis,  veterinary*
Spinal Cord Neoplasms / diagnosis,  veterinary*
Thoracic Vertebrae

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