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Q. Just found out my dog of ten has bilateral nasal tumors when do I say goodbye what's the prognosis

Answered By
PAULA SIMONS

A. Unfortunately, without more information we cannot give a prognosis. We need to know the type of tumor and the condition of your dog. It may be best to discuss this with a veterinary oncologist. There may be treatment options available. Your family vet can perform a quality of life evaluation with you to help decide when it is best to say goodbye.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. Prognosis is really bad, there is no treatment (only supportive). It really depends how fast it grows but usually not more than a few months. When he starts having difficulty breathing, lack of appetite and lethargy is usually the time to say goodbye.


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