Large animal masses

This chapter is designed to support the LA masses section of LAS I

Learning Objectives

  •  Be able to determine if a mass is an abscess, granuloma, hematoma, hernia, tumor or cyst
  •  Be able to prevent abscess development from wounds
  •  Be able to manage abscesses in large animals and avoid common mistakes
  •  Know when isolation of an animal with an abscess is indicated

 

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Large Animal Surgery - Supplemental Notes by Erin Malone, DVM, PhD; Elaine Norton, DVM PhD; Erica Dobbs, DVM; and Ashley Ezzo, DVM is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.