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Cutaneous Haemangiosarcoma in a Pigeon and its Surgical Treatment

R. Uma Rani and N. Pazhanivel

Veterinary University Training and Diagnostic Centre, TANUVAS, Thirupparankundram, Madurai – 625 005, Tamil Nadu

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal November 2019 : 96 (11) - pages 72 to 73
(Received: June, 2019, Accepted: August, 2019)


An adult pigeon was brought with the history of having a mass in the left side of the neck since 10 days with increasing in size. Under diazepam premedication and ketamine anaesthesia, surgical excision of the mass was performed and it was conrmed as haemangiosarcoma on histopathological examination

Key Words: Pigeon, neck, haemangiosarcoma, surgical correction

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