Apocrine Secretory Adenoma in a 2.5 Year Old Male Great Dane DogShokry MM* and Berbish EA
Department of Veterinary Surgery, Anesthesiology & Radiology, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
- *Corresponding Author:
- Shokry MM
Department of Veterinary Surgery
Anesthesiology & Radiology
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: February 01, 2012; Accepted date: May 25, 2012; Published date: May 31, 2012
Citation: Shokry MM, Berbish EA (2012) Apocrine Secretory Adenoma in a 2.5 Year Old Male Great Dane Dog. J Veterinar Sci Technol S9:001. doi:10.4172/2157-7579.S9-001
Copyright: © 2012 Shokry MM, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
A 2.5-year-old, male Great Dane dog was presented to the surgery clinic of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cairo University with a history of multiple skin swellings distributed in many regions. Macroscopy, the swellings had soft and rubbery consistency, and showed grey pink tissue pieces on cut section. Histopathology showed lobulated growth pattern, made up of many small round cells intermixed with lymphocytes. The condition was diagnosed by as apocrine secretory adenoma. Treatment was by surgical excisions of the presented cutaneous swellings.