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mast cell tumor

My 7year old dog was diagnosed with a mast cell tumor, it is a lump on her back. The cost of removal is over $900 and I just can't afford it. Right now she seems happy and healthy other then this lump. What will happen if it is not removed?
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im not sure what will happen, as im not a vet, but if its not bothering her ask if its ok to leave it. i know theres a miricle cure coming soon, from the rain forests in queensland australia...its a injection that breaks the cancer down and eventually deminishes it all together... ask your vet about any upcoming treatment that may be cheaper.
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it will spread locally. Perhaps contact another vet who can offer a better price. The anti-cancer diet is also helpful
Dr Carol Osborne, DVM
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