— noun 1. the branch of medicine dealing with the physical, chemical, and biological properties of tumors, including study of their development, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
2. the study of cancer.
A veterinary oncologist is a specialist in internal veterinary medicine who has completed additional training in diagnosing and treating cancer.
If you are facing a diagnosis of cancer in your companion animal, a veterinary oncologist and your regular veterinarian can work together to find the best dog lymphoma treatment plan for your pet.
A treatment plan may include:
- New treatments available though clinical trials
Help finding a specialist in your area is available.
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