All Animals Veterinary Hospitals Dawsonville, GA, United States
Skin biopsies are many times considered the ultimate diagnostic test for a variety of skin disorders. In some diseases it is the only test that will give a confirmed diagnosis, while in others it rules out major differentials and puts you in a class of diseases. Knowing when, what sites to select and how to sample specific areas and who to send your samples to will be discussed with specific case examples.
Upon completion, participants will be able to learn what disease differentials require a skin biopsy for a diagnosis
Upon completion, participants will be able to know which sites and what type of lesions to sample to give you the most information
Upon completion, participants will be able to know what equipment and techniques are most optimal to perform skin biopsies
Upon completion, participants will be able to know how to handle and process your samples to receive the most information