A Holistic Approach to Bone Tumors in Dogs and Cats: Radiographic and Histologic Correlation

  title={A Holistic Approach to Bone Tumors in Dogs and Cats: Radiographic and Histologic Correlation},
  author={Keren E. Dittmer and Sarah Pemberton},
  journal={Veterinary Pathology},
  pages={841 - 857}
The skeletal system is a common site for neoplasia in dogs and cats, and primary bone tumors may develop from any of the mesenchymal tissues present in bone. Imaging and histopathology are routinely used in the diagnosis of bone tumors, and the 2 techniques are highly complementary. While imaging may be highly suggestive of a specific diagnosis and treatment may be instituted based on this, definitive diagnosis requires histopathology of either incisional or excisional biopsies or an amputation… 

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