Although some studies have concluded that platinum agents are active against ASCs, most failed to demonstrate a benefit The decision was made to monitor the patient and re-examine in the following three months. Anal sac carcinoma is an aggressive tumour with a tendency to metastasise to sublumbar lymph node and later to liver and lungs. However, with appropriate treatment, we can improve the quality of life for our patients for a long period of time. It had to come to an end sometime, I guess. An anal sac adenocarcinoma is an uncommon and aggressive malignant tumor found in dogs that arises from the apocrine glandular tissue of anal sac.
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Evaluation of an anal sac adenocarcinoma tumor in a Spitz dog
Return to top 4. Please note that submissions to this form are not monitored by a board-certified surgeon. The chemo- and radiotherapy resulted again in reduction in size of the sublumbar lymph nodes and restoration of normocalcaemia without clodronate treatment. Then the preanal area was prepared for surgery. Why should I bring my pet to Willows for diagnosis and treatment of anal sac tumour? Histologic association with the anal sac and microscopic features of the neoplasm in this dog is consistent with a diagnosis of anal sac gland adenocarcinoma. Support Center Support Center.