Firm rib mass aspirate from a dog.


A 9-year-old intact male Miniature Schnauzer presented laterally recumbent, cachexic, and dehydrated with multiple firm bone masses and a bilaterally enlarged prostate. Fine-needle aspiration of a rib mass revealed numerous basophilic polygonal to fusiform cells predominantly found in small to large clusters. The cells exhibited cytologic criteria of… (More)


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@article{Leblanc2004FirmRM, title={Firm rib mass aspirate from a dog.}, author={Casey J Leblanc and Christopher Sean Roberts and Rudy W Bauer and Kirk A Ryan}, journal={Veterinary clinical pathology}, year={2004}, volume={33 4}, pages={253-6} }