Revista Colombiana de Ciencias Pecuarias
Print version ISSN 0120-0690
ORTIZ ALVAREZ, José F and RAMIREZ CORAL, Fabio. Simultaneous cavernous hemangioma, mixed malignant mammary tumor and leukaemia in a bitch. A case report. Rev Colom Cienc Pecua [online]. 2008, vol.21, n.1, pp. 66-76. ISSN 0120-0690.
A poodle female dog presented clinical and haematological signs compatible with an illness produced by Rickettsia, at the same time a big size mass was found in the mammary gland. After the diagnostic tastes, a big tumour was also found in the liver being compatible with haemangioma. After the euthanasia was done to the patient and histhopathological studies were done, a cavernous haemangioma was diagnosed, a mixed malignant mammary tumour and a process compatible with leukaemia.
Keywords : canine ascites; canine liver; canine mammary gland; ultrasound examination.