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  1. Egyptian Doctor

    Egyptian Doctor  Moderator Verified Doctor

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    An operation commonly performed to remove brain tumors from the pituitary glands of humans is now available to dogs, thanks to a collaboration between a neurosurgeon and some veterinarians in Los Angeles. And that is turning out to be good for humans.

    So far, nine dogs and one cat that otherwise would have died have been treated successfully. All had Cushing
     

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    very interesting topic,

    but i think that the operation could be expensive...
     

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