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Removal of the tumor is the treatment of choice, which is best accomplished by castrating the dog. If the tumor is cancerous or has metastasized to other parts of the body, however, your veterinarian may recommend chemotherapy.
In general, the overall prognosis of dogs that undergo castration is excellent. But this is dependent on the whether the tumor is benign or malignant.
The male sex organ used to produce spermatozoa
A condition of having only one side
An in-depth examination of the properties of urine; used to determine the presence or absence of illness
The sac that holds the testes; may also be referred to as the scrotal sac
The occurrence or invasion of pathogens away from the point where they originally occurred
The process of removing tissue to examine it, usually for medical reasons.
Something that becomes worse or life threatening as it spreads
Not being able to cause harm; the opposite of malignant.
The prediction of a disease’s outcome in advance