From the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences (A.E.F.), College of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (E.T.); and the Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX (R.R.P.).
AbstractTwo cats, both over 10 yr old, were presented for evaluation of non-painful bony proliferations on the appendicular skeleton. These proliferations were identifiable via palpation. Radiographs showed a smooth, proliferative bony lesion of the distal femur (case 1) and tarsus (case 2) with mild soft tissue swelling. Surgical debulking with incomplete resection was performed in each cat. Subsequent histopathology resulted in a diagnosis of periosteal chondrosarcoma (PC). Although both...Read More