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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Dogs with Bone Cancer
Dr. Tiffany Martin, Radiation Oncologist, Flint Animal Cancer Center | December 05, 2019
Osteosarcoma is the most common primary bone tumor in dogs. Large and giant breeds have the highest risk. While amputation is the most frequently used treatment option for limbs, many dogs may not be ideal candidates for this type of surgery. Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) combined with chemotherapy is a definitive-intent treatment option for some dogs with bone cancer.read more