There were many studies, articles and books Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger used when writing The Dog Cancer Survival Guide. Here is a list of the most important references about digit melanoma treatment.
Please note that in vivo and clinical use citations were included whenever possible. We have also include links to the papers, where available. Most of the papers are found on the National Institute of Health’s online library, PubMed.
Xenogeneic Murine Tyrosinase DNA Vaccine for Malignant Melanoma of the Digit is Dogs. Manley CA, Leibman NF, Wolchok JD, et al. J Vet Int Med 25:94, 2011.
Evaluation of dogs with digit masses: 117 cases (1981-1991). Marino DJ, Matthiesen DT, Stefanacci JD, et al. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 207(6):726-8. 1995
Canine digital tumors: a veterinary cooperative oncology group retrospective study of 64 dogs. Henry CJ, Brewer WG, Whitley EM, et al. J Vet Intern Med 19:720, 2005
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