• Medicine
  • Published in The Cornell veterinarian 1982

Carcinoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses in dogs: descriptive epidemiology.

@article{Hayes1982CarcinomaOT,
  title={Carcinoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses in dogs: descriptive epidemiology.},
  author={Howard M. Hayes and George P. Wilson and H F Fraumeni},
  journal={The Cornell veterinarian},
  year={1982},
  volume={72 2},
  pages={
          168-79
        }
}
A retrospective study of medical records from 15 veterinary university teaching hospitals and clinics yielded 504 dogs with microscopically confirmed primary carcinoma of the nasal cavity or paranasal sinuses. When compared to the hospital population at risk, males showed a 1.3 fold excess risk (p less than or equal to 0.05), adjusted for age and gonadal status, compared to females. The male excess persisted from 1 through 14 years of age. Dolichocephalic dogs (specifically the Collie and… CONTINUE READING