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Q. Found a lump on dogs neck last Saturday checked again just and it has gew in size. Im worried what could it be?

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. There are numerous reasons for lumps which develop in and around the neck area. These can be enlarged salivary glands, abscesses, lymph nodes reacting to local infection from teeth/ears etc or tumors. The fact that it is growing in size over the last week would not rule any of these definitively in or out and I would advise a trip to your vet to examine and possibly sample with a needle or biopsy to investigate


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