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From: "Sue Liszewski"
Date: 2004-01-21 05:36:48 UTC
Subject: RE: [ferrethealth] mast cell tumor question
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Shouldn't be a problem as long as it is not bothering him. Just monitor it
for changes and if it flares up a bit try some cortisone cream, triple
antibiotic or both and if that doesn't help then have it removed.

Dr. Sue

>Subject: [ferrethealth] mast cell tumor question
>Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2004 03:28:57 +0000 (GMT)
>Hello everyone. My little Edgar had had a mast cell tumor removed almost a
>year ago. He also had his left adrenal removed in August. I think he has
>another mast cell tumor popping up, as this little "ouchy" looks just like
>the last mast cell. I was just wondering if it is necessary to have it
>removes ASAP. I really don't want to put him through another surgery if it
>is not needed, although removing a mast cell isn't all that major. I was
>just curious if it isn't causing him any discomfort, if it is necessary to
>remove it right away. Thanks!
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