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cancer?

Vet wants to fix my dog, to see if that shrinks the prostate, because he is bleeding from his penis. will this help and what is the percentage that it is cancer . Dariel
Type of Animal
:  
dog
Age of Animal
:  
10
Sex of Animal
:  
Male
Breed of Animal
:  
Lab
Last date your pet was examined by a vet?
:  
March 04, 2011
City
:  
Holt
State/Province
:  
Mi.
Country
:  
USA
Blood Test Results
:  
no test
X-Ray Results
:  
none
Other pertinent test results
:  
none
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Neutering will shrink the prostrate.  

Has an ultrasound been performed on your dog's abdomen and prostate to try to determine the cause of the bleeding?  An ultrasound guided biopsy may be a way to help determine the cause prior to surgery.
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