Gastric neoplasia.

  title={Gastric neoplasia.},
  author={Massimo Gualtieri and M G Monzeglio and Eugenio Scanziani},
  journal={The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice},
  volume={29 2},
Gastric tumors are rare in dogs and cats but should always be considered, particularly in older dogs with chronic vomiting. The most common gastric tumor in dogs is carcinoma, although lymphoma is rare. Breeds that seem to be predisposed to gastric carcinoma are the Rough Collie, Staffordshire Terrier, and Belgian Shepherd. Lymphoma is the most common gastric malignancy in cats. Contrast radiographic examination and endoscopy are the elective procedures of choice for the diagnosis of these… CONTINUE READING