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Neoplasia: paraneoplastic syndrome

Synonym(s): Cancer cachexia, Cancer wasting syndrome

Contributor(s): Cody Coyne, Prof Derek Knottenbelt, Anna Hollis

Summary

Etiology

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Signs

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Diagnosis

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Treatment

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Axiak S & Johnson P J (2012) Paraneoplastic manifestations of cancer in horses. Equine Vet Educ 24 (7), 367-376 VetMedResource.
  • Hollis A R (2011) Paraneoplastic syndromes. Equine Vet Educ 23 (4), 184-185 VetMedResource.
  • Henson F M D & Dobson J M (2004) Use of radiation therapy in the treatment of equine neoplasia. Equine Vet Educ 16 (6), 315-318 VetMedResource.
  • Marr C M (1994) Clinical manifestations of neoplasia. Equine Vet Educ 6 (2), 65-71 PubMed.

Other sources of information

  • Hollis A R (2015) Paraneoplastic Syndromes. In: Robinson’s Current Therapy in Equine Medicine. 7th edn. Elsevier Saunders, USA. pp 415-417.
  • Souhami R L & Moxam J (2002) Cancer Medicine. In: Textbook of Medicine. Churchill-Livingstonne. pp 153-155.
  • De Vita D V, Hellam S & Rosenberg S (1997) Cancer Principles and Practice of Oncology. 3rd edn. Lippincott, USA.


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