RVT Community Animal Medicine Project West Covina, CA, United States
Specialty Veterinary Technician Session: Osteosarcoma is commonly called bone cancer but can actually occur almost anywhere in the body. This presentation goes over the various location differences before focusing on appendicular skeleton tumors. Differentials for a bone tumor, diagnostic testing, and behavior of osteosarcomas will be discussed, as well as treatment options and prognosis.
Define the various types of osteosarcoma: appendicular, axial, and extraskeletal
Describe differentials and testing needed for bone tumors
Understand the prognosis, behavior, and treatment of appendicular osteosarcoma