Fibrosarcoma - bone
Summary
Location: Connective tissue bone
Behavior: Can lead to bone fracture, metastases possible
Diagnostics: Radiography, histology
Treatment: Surgery
Prognosis: Reserved
Pictures
There are no pictures available for this tumor type
References
  • Dennis MM, McSporran KD, Bacon NJ, Schulman FY, Foster RA, Powers BE. Prognostic Factors for Cutaneous and Subcutaneous Soft Tissue Sarcomas in Dogs (2011). Veterinary Pathology 48(1) 73-84.
  • Ehrhart NP, Ryan DR, Fan TM. Tumors of the Skeletal System. Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th edition, Chapter 24 (p 492).
  • Liptak JM, Withrow SJ. Cancer of the Gastrointestinal Tract. Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, 5th edition, Chapter 22 (p 383).
  • https://www.vsso.org/index.php/education-new/cancer-information-new/cancer-in-dogs-by-tumor-type-new?id=298:bone-fsa&catid=4
  • Thanks goes out to teh Department of Medical Imaging of Companion Animals and Orthopedics of the Small Companion Animals, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University for the medical images.
  • HiLo oral fibrosarcoma: Frank Verstraete & Nadine Meertens - Oncologisch Treffen 2019
Clinical trials
Intraoperative fluorescent imaging to improve tumor resection

Division of Radiation Oncology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Zurich, Switzerland

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