Follow
International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences (IJCMAS)
IJCMAS is now DOI (CrossRef) registered Research Journal. The DOIs are assigned to all published IJCMAS Articles.
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2018 - IJCMAS--ICV 2018: 95.39 For more details click here
National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) : NAAS Score: *5.38 (2020) [Effective from January 1, 2020]For more details click here

Login as a Reviewer

Indexed in



National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS)
NAAS Score: *5.38 (2019)
[Effective from January 1, 2019]
For more details click here

ICV 2018: 95.39
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2017 - IJCMAS--ICV 2018: 95.39
For more details click here

See Guidelines to Authors
Current Issues

Original Research Articles

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
Email : editorijcmas@gmail.com / submit@ijcmas.com
Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 95.39
NAAS RATING 2020: 5.38

Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(3): 2180-2184
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.903.250


Cytological Evaluation and Report on a Case of Cutaneous Mast Cell Tumour in a Dog
N.Shinu Balima1* and S. Vairamuthu2
1Eden’s pet clinic and boarding kennel, Mogappair East, Chennai – 600 037, India
2Department of Centralised Clinical Laboratory,Madras Veterinary College, Chennai-600007, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

A 6 year old male pug breed of dog was presented to Eden pets care with a history of bleeding from a nodule present on the skin. The owner also informed that it has started as a wart like structure on the skin which was soft and fluctuating which has remained in the same size for 2 years. Increase in size of the nodule was seen for past two weeks. Clinical examination of the pet showed a 0.7cm diameter nodule on the skin on the cranial aspect of right forelimb at the time of presentation. No pain was evinced on palpation. Cytological evaluation of fine needle aspiration was suggestive of mast cell tumour. This article outlines the cytological findings and the treatment adopted in this case.


Keywords: Dog, nodule, fine needle, mast cell
Download this article as Download

How to cite this article:

Shinu Balima. N and Vairamuthu. S. 2020. Cytological Evaluation and Report on a Case of Cutaneous Mast Cell Tumour in a Dog.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(3): 2180-2184. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.903.250