Cancer can arise in the skin, organs, bone and blood. The tumors are usually primary in nature, meaning. Any patient presenting for pu/pd should have a full biochemistry profile carried out, including total and ionized calcium. Inordinate secretion of parathyroid hormone related protein is the main reason of hypercalcemia in most forms of humoral hypercalcemia of malignancy. If the cancer has spread to the lungs, liver, or other organs, surgery may be palliative rather than curative, meaning it will be done simply to relieve straining in pets that have bowel issues.
Diagnosis of anal gland cancer in dogs
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