Skin - squamous cell carcinoma
Location: Nasal planum, oral cavity, digit
Behaviour: Varies depending the location and stage from good to aggressive
Diagnostics: Histology, CT/MRI
Treatment: Surgery
Prognosis: Linked to the location and clinical stage
There are no pictures available for this tumour type
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  6. Chiu O et al (2022). Breed predilections and prognosis for subungual squamous cell carcinoma in dogs. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 63(11): 1129–1134.
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