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my dog has cushings ,she has been breathing very roughlt .the vet said her throat glands are very large.she has had antibiotics by in jection twice.do you thing she could have cancer?
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Swollen glands in the neck could be from an infection due to a variety of causes, or cancer.  If the glands in the neck are the only ones enlarged than it is probably infectious.  

It would be best to have a fine needle aspirate or biopsy of the swollen lymph nodes for a definitive diagnosis.
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