Lymphoma

ANSWERING YOUR QUESTIONS
ABOUT LYMPHOMA

Lymphoma, also called "lymphosarcoma," is a highly malignant tumor of the lymph system. It is the most common form of cancer in both humans and small animals but, fortunately, is also one of the most responsive to treatment.

This web site attempts to address any questions you might have as the owner of a pet with this disease. Please do not hesitate to ask your veterinarian for further information.

What is Lymphoma?

Lymphoma in Dogs

Lymphoma in Cats

Common Lymphoma Chemotherapy Medications

Nutritional Therapy Beyond Drugs

Lymphoma Links We Like:

Another overview from Canine Cancer Awareness:

http://caninecancerawareness.org/canine-cancer-diagnosis/lymphoma

 

Additional resources especially for cats:

http://felinelymphoma.org/cms/

 

No veterinary oncologists in your area? Your veterinarian can work with one on-line:

www.oncurapartners.com/default.asp?gModule=supppgs&task=oncurafaq

 

Purdue University's Veterinary School FAQ for Pet Owners:

www.vet.purdue.edu/pcop/files/docs/LymphomaFAQ.pdf

 

Page last updated: 6/17/2013