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Q. My dog had been diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, he is 8 years old. Would doing surgery really be a smart idea for his age? He's a Rottwieler.

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. It's very difficult to give you an answer without seing the case details, if it's a very early onset there is chance to resolve the problem although no guaranty can be given, if it's quiet advanced the chances that the tumor has already spread is high, in that case I would advice against surgery.


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