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Successful treatment of suspected essential thrombocythaemia in the dog






Journal of Small Animal Practice 31(7): 345-348

Successful treatment of suspected essential thrombocythaemia in the dog

Essential thrombocythaemia in an eight-year-old Irish Setter is described. The condition was characterized by an autonomous overproduction of thrombocytes in the absence of overt leukaemia. This is believed to be the first recorded case of this condition in the dog.

Accession: 001959696

DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.1990.tb00827.x

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