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Tumor Troubles

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Which type of tumors are most concerning to you?
(Please choose one)

Melanomas
41%
51
Squamous cell carcinomas
31%
38
Sarcoids
20%
25
Other (please specify below)
8%
10

Total votes cast: 124

Comments & Write-in Answers

All of the above

9/23/2012 2:13:16 PM

My 22 year old paint had one, which has been removed.

9/21/2012 8:23:30 PM

Seem most malignant and most common.

9/21/2012 7:48:02 PM

I had a paint mare develop squamous cell on her eyelid. Within 2 years, she was gone.

9/21/2012 9:06:39 AM

Eary recognition is important to cure and tissue and histopathology for diagnosis supporting is also

9/21/2012 12:46:10 AM

My gelding has Squamous cell carcinoma for the second time.

9/20/2012 7:50:16 PM

Our gelding is currently in treatment for SCC of the cornea, very expensive to treat.

9/20/2012 5:27:41 PM

I have a six year old grey perlino with melanoma. I feel he is a 'dead horse walkin'.

9/20/2012 4:46:15 PM

In my condition of specialist in Oncologic Patholgy I am interested in tumor detection how diagnosti

9/19/2012 5:34:10 PM

I have a gray horse

9/19/2012 12:23:11 PM

any growth that can cause obstruction to the digestive system

9/19/2012 10:29:53 AM

WE keep a close eye on my wife's "appy" since our horses are pasture kept.

9/19/2012 10:06:12 AM

I have a pinto Mini stallion with pink eyelids, we don't turn him out in bright sunlight at all!

9/19/2012 8:22:17 AM

Tumors are not a concern.

9/19/2012 7:17:30 AM

Those internally that we can see.

9/19/2012 1:45:08 AM

my horse died b/c of internal melanomas

9/18/2012 9:34:34 PM

lipomas that can constrict intestines

9/18/2012 9:21:34 PM

Did have a horse with squamous in the hoof - surgery/chemo/1.5 yrs survival

9/18/2012 8:38:59 PM

Seem to scare vets more when mentioned as possible.

9/18/2012 7:24:59 PM

Warts would concern me.

9/18/2012 6:35:15 PM

Lost my 24 yr. grey Arab after 8 yrs Cimetadine therapy.

9/18/2012 6:06:53 PM

We have a lot of gray horses so we really watch for these

9/18/2012 5:26:56 PM

I have a gray, so melanomas - but my bay has a granuloma that we are watching

9/18/2012 5:24:52 PM

anything malignant

9/18/2012 5:22:36 PM

all bother me, but they all also have treatments that can slow progression or cure

9/18/2012 5:15:37 PM

Strangulating lipomas

9/18/2012 7:51:55 AM