Ophthalmology / Eye Surgery
Eyelid, Conjunctival and Peri-ocular Tumors
These notes are provided to help you understand the diagnosis or possible diagnosis of cancer in your pet. For general information on cancer in pets ask for our handout "What is Cancer". Your veterinarian may suggest certain tests to help confirm or eliminate diagnosis, and to help assess treatment options and likely outcomes. Because individual situations and responses vary, and because cancers often behave unpredictably, science can only give us a guide. However, information and understanding about tumors and their treatment in animals is improving all the time.
We understand that this can be a very worrying time. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask us.
REMOVAL OF EYELID TUMOR ON DOG - Surgery performed by Dr. Robert Burns, February 24 2015
Before photo After tumor removal