Canis ISSN: 2398-2942

Sebaceous gland: hyperplasia / neoplasia

Synonym(s): Sebaceous hyperplasia, sebaceous adenoma, sebaceous epithelioma, sebaceous carcinoma.

Contributor(s): David Scarff

Introduction

  • Common.
  • Cause: usually benign proliferations of sebaceous glands.
  • Signs: raised, pedunculated, or warty proliferations 2-5 mm diameter, middle-aged to older dogs, frequently on head, particularly eyelids.
  • Diagnosis: histopathology.
  • Treatment: surgical resection.
  • Prognosis: good.

Pathogenesis

Timecourse

  • Weeks to months.

Diagnosis

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Treatment

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Outcomes

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Further Reading

Publications

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