Message Number: YG2394 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Maggie's Farm
Date: 2001-04-09 21:10:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] mast cell tumors

on 4/9/01 7:14 PM, Karen Purcell, DVM at drkaren@w... wrote:

> I don't think I've seen a ferret with more than four, and I often
> find that they regress spontaneously without any doing on my part.
> This may be a watch and wait, as long as he doesn't claw them open.
> -Dr. Karen

Is this in ferrets only or all animals. I have had cats and dogs that got
them, and seemed to always end up with surgical removal. Just trying to
figure out if this is species specific or individual specific.