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From: alicia
Date: 2001-07-30 11:19:00 UTC
Subject: mast cell tumors, is a biopsy necessary?

One of my ferrets has 3 of those mast cell tumors. I was
wondering if a biopsy needs to be done on them when my vet
removes them. Are they so know for being non cancerous that a
biopsy is not required?
Thanks very much, AW and Diro