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 the use of hemangiosarcoma: skin, subcutaneous and intramuscular.
Please note that in vivo and clinical use citations were included whenever possible. We have also included links to the papers, where available. Most of the papers are found on the National Institute of Health’s online library, PubMed.
Cutaneous hemangiosarcoma in 25 dogs: A retrospective study. Ward J, Fox LE, Calderwood-Mays MB, et al. J Vet Intern Med 8:345-48, 1994
A retrospective study of visceral and nonvisceral hemangiosarcoma and hemangiomas in domestic animals. Schultheiss PC. J Vet Diagn Invest 16(6):522, 2004.
Evaluation of outcome associated with subcutaneous and intramuscular hemangiosarcoma treated with adjuvant doxorubicin in dogs: 21 cases (2001-2006). Bulakowski EJ, Philibert JC, Siegel S, et al. J Am Vet Med Assoc 233(1):122, 2008.
Effects of palliative radiation therapy for nonsplenic hemangiosarcoma in dogs. Hillers KR, Lana SE, Fuller CR, et al. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 43(4):187, 2007
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