Brain tumour
Location: Brain
Behaviour: Depends on the type, mostly slow growth
Diagnostics: Imaging: MRI or CT
Treatment: Surgery possibly supplemented by radiotherapy
Prognosis: In general poor
There are no pictures available for this tumour type
  1. McEntee MC and Dewey CW , Tumors of the Nervous System. Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th edition, Chapter 30 Withrow (p 583-9).
  2. Mercier M., Barnes-Heller HL., Bischoff MG., Looper J., Bacmeister CX. Imaging diagnosis – hyperostosis associated with meningioma in a dog. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2007; 421-423.
Clinical trials
New treatment with radioactive holmium beads to increase the life expectancy and quality of life of dogs

University Clinic Companion Animals
Utrecht, Netherlands