Update on computed tomography and liposarcomas in dogs

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Update on computed tomography and liposarcomas in dogs

Do not rule out this fatty form of cancer due to absence of fat on CT, says Dr. Eli Cohen.
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Nov 09, 2017

Recent computed tomography (CT) research into adipose tumors and liposarcomas has revealed a surprising update, according to Fetch dvm360 conference speaker Eli Cohen, DVM, DACVR.

"Not all liposarcomas actually have fat attenuation inside of them. So that means that really any tumor that you might consider for a sarcoma could be a liposarcoma," he says.

Watch this video to hear more on the topic from Dr. Cohen.

Those studies Dr. Cohen mentioned? You can take a look at them here and here.