Veterinary Society of
Surgical Oncology


Barrera JS, Bernard F, Ehrhart EJ, Withrow SJ, Monnet E. Evaluation of risk factors for outcome associated with adrenal gland tumors with or without invasion of the caudal vena cava and treated via adrenalectomy in dogs: 86 cases (1993-2009). JAVMA 242:1715-1721, 2013.

Berlow N, Davis LE, Cantor EL, Séguin B, Keller C, Pal R. A new approach for prediction of tumor sensitivity to targeted drugs based on functional data. BMC Bioinformatics 14:239, 2013.

Culp WTN, Ehrhart N, Withrow SJ, Rebhun RB, Boston S, Buracco P, Reiter AM, Schallberger SP, Aldridge CF, Kent MS, Mayhew PD, Brown DC. Results of surgical excision and evaluation of factors associated with survival time in dogs with lingual neoplasia: 97 cases (1995-2008). JAVMA 242:1392-1397, 2013.

Davis LE, Hofmann NE, Li G, Huang ET, Loriaux MM, Bracha S, Helfand SC, Mata JE, Marley K, Mansoor A, Tyner JW, Abraham J, Séguin B, Keller C. A case study of personalized therapy for osteosarcoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1313-1319, 2013.

Epple LM, Bemis LT, Cavanaugh RP, Skope A, Mayer-Sonnenfeld T, Frank C, Olver CS, Lencioni AM, Dusto NL, Tal A, Har-Noy M, Lillehei KO, Katsanis E, Graner MW. Prolonged remission of advanced bronchoalveolar adenocarcinoma in a dog treated with autologous, tumour-derived chaperone-rich cell lysate (CRCL) vaccine. Int J Hyperthermia 29:390-398, 2013.

Lux CN, Culp WT, Mayhew PD, Tong K, Rebhun RB, Kass PH. Perioperative outcome in dogs with hemoperitoneum: 83 cases (2005-2010). JAVMA 242:1385-1391, 2013.

Naan EC, Kirpensteijn J, Dupré GP, Galac S, Radlinsky MG. Innovative approach to laparoscopic adrenalectomy for treatment of unilateral adrenal gland tumors in dogs. Vet Surg 42:710-715, 2013.

Poirier VJ, Kaser-Hotz B, Vail DM, Straw RC. Efficacy and toxicity of an accelerated hypofractionated radiation therapy protocol in cats with oral squamous cell carcinoma. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 54:81-88, 2013.

Rychel J, Worley DR, Hardy CS, Webb BT. Prolonged survival in an aged Labrador retriever with a metastatic insulinoma. JAAHA 49:224-229, 2013.

Selmic LE, Ryan SD, Ehrhart NP, Withrow SJ. Bilateral appendicular bone tumors in four dogs. JAAHA 49:135-141, 2013.

Ter Haar G, Buiks SC, Kirpensteijn J. Cosmetic reconstruction of a nasal plane and rostral nasal skin defect using a modified nasal rotation flap in a dog. Vet Surg 42:176-179, 2013.

Wallace M, Selmic L, Withrow SJ. Diagnostic utility of abdominal ultrasonography for routine staging at diagnosis of skeletal OSA in dogs. JAAHA 49:243-245, 2013.


Boerman I, Selvarajah GT, Nielen M, Kirpensteijn J. Prognostic factors in canine appendicular osteosarcoma - a meta-analysis. BMC Vet Res 15:56, 2012.

Case JB, MacPhail CM, Withrow SJ. Anatomic distribution and clinical findings of intermuscular lipomas in 17 dogs (2005-2010). JAAHA 48:245-249, 2012.

Hambrook LE, Kudnig ST. Tumor thrombus formation in two dogs with insulinomas. JAVMA 241:1065-1069, 2012.

Oblak ML, Boston SE, Higginson G, Patten SG, Monteith GJ, Woods JP. The impact of pamidronate and chemotherapy on survival times in dogs with appendicular primary bone tumors treated with palliative radiation therapy. Vet Surg 41:430-435, 2012.

Rigas JD, Smith TJ, Gorman ME, Valentine BA, Simpson JM, Séguin B. Primary ureteral giant cell sarcoma in a Pomeranian. Vet Clin Pathol 41:141-146, 2012.

Simcock JO, Withers SS, Prpich CY, Kuntz CA, Rutland BE. Evaluation of a single subcutaneous infusion of carboplatin as adjuvant chemotherapy for dogs with osteosarcoma: 17 cases (2006-2010). JAVMA 241:608-614, 2012.

Tuohy JL, Worley DR, Withrow SJ. Outcome following simultaneous bilateral thyroid lobectomy for treatment of thyroid gland carcinoma in dogs: 15 cases (1994-2010). JAVMA 241:95-103, 2012.

Venable RO, Worley DR, Gustafson DL, Hansen RJ, Ehrhart EJ, Cai S, Cohen MS, Forrest ML. Effects of intratumoral administration of a hyaluronan-cisplatin nanoconjugate to five dogs with soft tissue sarcomas. AJVR 73;1969-1976, 2012.

Worley DR. Incorporation of sentinel lymph node mapping in dogs with mast cell tumours: 20 consecutive procedures. Vet Comp Oncol 2012.


Bhandal J, Boston SE. Pathologic fracture in dogs with suspected or confirmed osteosarcoma. Vet Surg 40:423-430, 2011.

Boston SE, Higginson G, Monteith G. Concurrent splenic and right atrial mass at presentation in dogs with HSA: a retrospective study. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 47:336-341, 2011.

Boston SE, Bacon NJ, Culp WT, Bhandal J, Bruce C, Cavanaugh RP, Hamilton MH, Lincoln JD, Liptak JM, Scharvogel S. Outcome after repair of a sarcoma-related pathological fracture in dogs: a Veterinary Society of Surgical Oncology retrospective study. Vet Surg 40:431-437, 2011. 

Boston SE, Barry M, O’Sullivan ML. Transtumoral plating as a novel method for palliative limb spare and thromboembolism in a dog with a distal radial primary bone tumor. Can Vet J 52:650-655, 2011.

Culp WT, MacPhail CM, Perry JA, Jensen TD. Use of a nitinol stent to palliate a colorectal neoplastic obstruction in a dog. JAVMA 239:222-227, 2011.

Dennis MM, McSporran KD, Bacon NJ, Schulman FY, Foster RA, Powers BE. Prognostic factors for cutaneous and subcutaneous soft tissue sarcomas in dogs. Vet Pathol 48:73-84, 2011.

Hodge SC, Degner D, Walshaw R, Teunissen B. Vascularized ulnar bone grafts for limb-sparing surgery for the treatment of distal radial osteosarcoma. JAAHA 47:98-111, 2011.

Kamstock DA, Ehrhart EJ, Getzy DM, Bacon NJ, Rassnick KM, Moroff SD, Liu SM, Straw RC, McKnight CA, Amorim RL, Bienzle D, Cassali GD, Cullen JM, Dennis MM, Esplin DG, Foster RA, Goldschmidt MH, Gruber AD, Hellmén E, Howerth EW, Labelle P, Lenz SD, Lipscomb TP, Locke E, McGill LD, Miller MA, Mouser PJ, O'Toole D, Pool RR, Powers BE, Ramos-Vara JA, Roccabianca P, Ross AD, Sailasuta A, Sarli G, Scase TJ, Schulman FY, Shoieb AM, Singh K, Sledge D, Smedley RC, Smith KC, Spangler WL, Steficek B, Stromberg PC, Valli VE, Yager J, Kiupel M. Recommended guidelines for submission, trimming, margin evaluation, and reporting of tumor biopsy specimens in veterinary surgical pathology. Vet Pathol 48:19-31, 2011.

Martano M, Morello E, Buracco P. Feline injection-site sarcoma: past, present and future perspectives. Vet J 188:136-141, 2011.

Massari F, Nicoli S, Romanelli G, Buracco P, Zini E. Adrenalectomy in dogs with adrenal gland tumors: 52 cases (2002-2008). J Am Vet Med Assoc 239:216-221, 2011.

Morello E, Martano M, Buracco P. Biology, diagnosis and treatment of canine appendicular osteosarcoma: similarities and differences with human osteosarcoma. Vet J 189:268-277, 2011.

Morges M, Worley DR, Withrow SJ, Monnet E. Pericardial free patch grafting as a rescue technique in surgical management of right atrial HSA. JAAHA 47:224-228, 2011.

Monteiro B, Boston S, Monteith G. Factors influencing complete tumor excision of mast cells tumors and soft tissue sarcoma: a retrospective study in 100 dogs. Can Vet J 52:1209-1214, 2011.

Phelps HA, Kuntz CA, Milner RJ, Powers BE, Bacon NJ. Radical excision with five-centimeter margins for treatment of feline injection-site sarcomas: 91 cases (1998-2002). J Am Vet Med Assoc 239:97-106, 2011.

Wouters EG, Buishand FO, Kik M, Kirpensteijn J. Use of a bipolar vessel-sealing device in resection of canine insulinoma. J Small Anim Pract 52:139-145, 2011.


Bauquier SH, Culp WT, Lin RC, Larenza MP. One-lung ventilation using a wire-guided endobronchial blocker for thoracoscopic pericardial fenestration in a dog. Can Vet J 51:1135-1138, 2010.

Buishand FO, Kik M, Kirpensteijn J. Evaluation of clinico-pathological criteria and the Ki67 index as prognostic indicators in canine insulinoma. Vet J 185:62-67, 2010.

Cerruti F, Martano M, Morello E, Buracco P, Cascio P. Proteasomes are not a target for doxorubicin in feline injection-site sarcoma. J Comp Pathol 143:164-172, 2010.

Culp WT, Mayhew PD, Reese MS, Duda L, Glassman MM, Brown DC. Complications associated with use of subcutaneous vascular access ports in cats and dogs undergoing fractionated radiotherapy: 172 cases (1996-2007). J Am Vet Med Assoc 236:1322-1327, 2010.

Culp WT, Weisse C, Kellogg ME, Gordon IK, Clarke DL, May LR, Drobatz KJ. Spontaneous hemoperitoneum in cats: 65 cases (1994-2006). J Am Vet Med Assoc 236:978-982, 2010.

Eisele J, McClaran JK, Runge JJ, Holt DE, Culp WT, Liu S, Long F, Bergman PJ. Evaluation of risk factors for morbidity and mortality after pylorectomy and gastroduodenostomy in dogs. Vet Surg 39:261-267, 2010.

Halsey CH, Powers BE, Kamstock DA. Feline intestinal sclerosing mast cell tumour: 50 cases (1997-2008). Vet Comp Oncol 8:72-79, 2010.

Hudachek SF, Kraft SL, Thamm DH, Bielefeldt-Ohmann H, DeMartini JC, Miller AD, Dernell WS. Lung tumor development and spontaneous regression in lambs coinfected with Jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus and ovine lentivirus. Vet Pathol 47:148-162, 2010.

Risselada M, Polyak MM, Ellison GW, Bacon NJ, Van Gilder JM, Coomer AR, Thieman KE. Postmortem evaluation of surgery site leakage by use of in situ isolated pulsatile perfusion after partial liver lobectomy in dogs. Am J Vet Res 71:262-267, 2010.

Risselada M, Ellison GW, Bacon NJ, Polyak MM, van Gilder J, Kirkby K, Kim SE. Comparison of 5 surgical techniques for partial liver lobectomy in the dog for intraoperative blood loss and surgical time. Vet Surg 39:856-862, 2010.

Selvarajah GT, Kirpensteijn J. Prognostic and predictive biomarkers of canine osteosarcoma. Vet J 185:28-35, 2010.

Webster JD, Dennis MM, Dervisis N, Heller J, Bacon NJ, Bergman PJ, Bienzle D, Cassali G, Castagnaro M, Cullen J, Esplin DG, Peña L, Goldschmidt MH, Hahn KA, Henry CJ, Hellmén E, Kamstock D, Kirpensteijn J, Kitchell BE, Amorim RL, Lenz SD, Lipscomb TP, McEntee M, McGill LD, McKnight CA, McManus PM, Moore AS, Moore PF, Moroff SD, Nakayama H, Northrup NC, Sarli G, Scase T, Sorenmo K, Schulman FY, Shoieb AM, Smedley RC, Spangler WL, Teske E, Thamm DH, Valli VE, Vernau W, von Euler H, Withrow SJ, Weisbrode SE, Yager J, Kiupel M. Recommended Guidelines for the Conduct and Evaluation of Prognostic Studies. Vet Pathol, 48:7-18, 2010.


Aronsohn MG, Dubiel B, Roberts B, Powers BE. Prognosis for acute nontraumatic hemoperitoneum in the dog: a retrospective analysis of 60 cases (2003-2006). J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 45:72-77, 2009. 

Burch S, London C, Seguin B, Rodriguez C, Wilson BC, Bisland SK. Treatment of canine osseous tumors with photodynamic therapy: a pilot study. Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1028-1034, 2009.

Covey JL, Degner DA, Jackson AH, Hofeling AD, Walshaw R. Hilar liver resection in dogs. Vet Surg 38:104-111, 2009.

Farese JP, Kirpensteijn J, Kik M, Bacon NJ, Waltman SS, Seguin B, Kent M, Liptak JM, Straw RS, Chang MN, Jiang Y, Withrow SJ. Biologic behavior and clinical outcome of 25 dogs with canine appendicular chondrosarcoma treated by amputation: a Veterinary Society of Surgical Oncology retrospective study. Vet Surg 38:914-919, 2009.

Havlicek M, Straw RC, Langova V, Dernell WS. Intra-operative cisplatin for the treatment of canine extremity soft tissue sarcomas. Vet Comp Oncol 7:122-129, 2009.

McCoy AM, Hackett ES, Callan RJ, Powers BE. Alimentary-associated carcinomas in five Vietnamese potbellied pigs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 235:1336-1341, 2009.

Marconato L, Romanelli G, Stefanello D, Giacoboni C, Bonfanti U, Bettini G, Finotello R, Verganti S, Valenti P, Ciaramella L, Zini E. Prognostic factors for dogs with mammary inflammatory carcinoma: 43 cases (2003-2008). J Am Vet Med Assoc 235:967-972, 2009.

Phillips B, Powers BE, Dernell WS, Straw RC, Khanna C, Hogge GS, Vail DM. Use of single-agent carboplatin as adjuvant or neoadjuvant therapy in conjunction with amputation for appendicular osteosarcoma in dogs. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 45:33-38, 2009.

Selvarajah GT, Kirpensteijn J, van Wolferen ME, Rao NA, Fieten H, Mol JA. Gene expression profiling of canine osteosarcoma reveals genes associated with short and long survival times. Mol Cancer 7:72, 2009.

Van de Bovenkamp CG, Meij BP, Stassen QE, Nijsen JF, Kirpensteijn J. Administration of radioactive holmium-166 microsphere in domestic animals with inoperable tumors. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 134:532-533, 2009.


Bacon NJ, Ehrhart NPDernell WS, Lafferty M, Withrow SJ. Use of alternating administration of carboplatin and doxorubicin in dogs with microscopic metastases after amputation for appendicular osteosarcoma: 50 cases (1999–2006). J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:1504-1510, 2008.

Brocks BA, Neyens IJ, Teske E, Kirpensteijn J. Hypotonic water as adjuvant therapy for incompletely resected canine mast cell tumors: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.

Vet Surg 37:472-478, 2008.

Bush JM, Powers BE. Equine giant cell tumor of soft parts: a series of 21 cases (2000-2007). J Vet Diagn Invest 20:513-516, 2008.

Culp WT, Drobatz KJ, Glassman MM, Baez JL, Aronson LR. Feline visceral hemangiosarcoma. J Vet Intern Med 22:148-152, 2008.

Dennis MM, O'Brien TD, Wayne T, Kiupel M, Williams M, Powers BE. Hyalinizing pancreatic adenocarcinoma in six dogs. Vet Pathol 45:475-483, 2008.

Dimopoulou M, Kirpensteijn J, Moens H, Kik M. Histologic prognosticators in feline osteosarcoma: a comparison with phenotypically similar canine osteosarcoma. Vet Surg 37:466-471, 2008.

Ehrhart NP, Kraft S, Conover D, Rosier RN, Schwarz EM. Quantification of massive allograft healing with dynamic contrast enhanced-MRI and cone beam-CT: a pilot study. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 466:1897-1904, 2008.

Farese JP, Bacon NJ, Ehrhart NP, Bush J, Ehrhart EJ, Withrow SJ. Oesophageal leiomyosarcoma in dogs: surgical management and clinical outcome of four cases. Vet Comp Oncol 6:31-38, 2008.

Jiménez Peláez M, Bouvy BM, Dupré GP. Laparoscopic adrenalectomy for treatment of unilateral adrenocortical carcinomas: technique, complications, and results in seven dogs. Vet Surg 37:444-453, 2008.

Kirpensteijn J, Kik M, Teske E, Rutteman GR. TP53 gene mutations in canine osteosarcoma. Vet Surg 37:454-460, 2008.

Kow K, Thamm DH, Terry J, Grunerud K, Bailey SM, Withrow SJ, Lana SE. Impact of telomerase status on canine osteosarcoma patients. J Vet Intern Med 22:1366-1372, 2008.

Kramer A, Walsh PJ, Séguin B. Hemipelvectomy in dogs and cats: technique overview, variations, and description. Vet Surg 37:413-419, 2008.

L'eplattenier HF, Klem B, Teske E, van Sluijs FJ, van Nimwegen SA, Kirpensteijn J. Preliminary results of intraoperative photodynamic therapy with 5-aminolevulinic acid in dogs with prostate carcinoma. Vet J 178:202-207, 2008.

Liptak JM, Kamstock DA, Dernell WS, Ehrhart EJ, Rizzo SA, Withrow SJ. Cranial mediastinal carcinomas in nine dogs.

Vet Comp Oncol 6:19-30, 2008.

Liptak JM, Kamstock DA, Dernell WS, Monteith GJ, Rizzo SA, Withrow SJ. Oncologic outcome after curative-intent treatment in 39 dogs with primary chest wall tumors (1992-2005). Vet Surg 37:488-496, 2008.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Rizzo SA, Monteith GJ, Kamstock DA, Withrow SJ. Reconstruction of chest wall defects after rib tumor resection: a comparison of autogenous, prosthetic, and composite techniques in 44 dogs. Vet Surg 37:479-487, 2008.

Marconato L, Bettini G, Giacoboni C, Romanelli G, Cesari A, Zatelli A, Zini E. Clinicopathological features and outcome for canine mast cell tumor with bone marrow involvement

J Vet Intern Med 22:1001–1007, 2008.

Marconato L, Bonfanti U, Stefanello D, Lorenzo MR, Romanelli G, Comazzi S, Zini E. Cytosine arabinoside in addition to VCAA based protocols for the treatment of canine lymphoma with bone marrow involvement: does it make the difference? Vet Comp Oncol 6:80–89, 2008.

Mosenco AS, Culp WT, Johnson V, French A, Mehler SJ. Renal cystadenoma in a domestic shorthair. J Fel Med Surg 10:102-105, 2008.

Morello E, Martano M, Squassino C, Iussich S, Caccamo R, Sammartano F, Zabarino S, Bellino C, Pisani G, Buracco P. Transanal pull-through rectal amputation for treatment of colorectal carcinoma in 11 dogs. Vet Surg 37:420-426, 2008.

Romanelli G, Marconato L, Olivero D, Massari F, Zini E. Analysis of prognostic factors associated with injection-site sarcomas in cats: 57 cases (2001-2007). J Am Vet Med Assoc 232:1193-1199, 2008.

Santoni BG, Ehrhart NP, Turner AS, Wheeler DL. Effects of low intensity pulsed ultrasound with and without increased cortical porosity on structural bone allograft incorporation. J Orthop Surg 27:20, 2008.

Santoni BG, Turner AS, Wheeler DL, Nicholas RW, Anchordoquy TJ, Ehrhart NP. Gene therapy to enhance large segment allograft healing. Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1921-1929, 2008.

Stefanello D, Morello E, Roccabianca P, Iussich S, Nassuato C, Martano M, Squassino C, Avallone G, Romussi S, Buracco P. Marginal excision of low-grade spindle cell sarcoma of canine extremities: 35 dogs (1996-2006). Vet Surg 37:461-465, 2008.

Thamm DH, O’Brien MG, Vail DM. Serum vascular endothelial growth factor concentrations and postsurgical outcome in dogs with osteosarcoma. Vet Comp Oncol 6:126-132, 2008. 


Bacon NJ, Dernell WS, Ehrhart N, Powers BE, Withrow SJ. Evaluation of primary re-excision after recent inadequate resection of soft tissue sarcomas in dogs: 41 cases (1999-2004). J Am Vet Med Assoc 230:548-554, 2007.

Boston SE, Duerr F, Bacon N, LaRue S, Ehrhart EJ, Withrow S. Intraoperative radiation for limb sparing of the distal aspect of the radius without transcarpal plating in five dogs. Vet Surg 36:314-323, 2007. 

Britt T, Clifford C, Barger A, Moroff S, Drobatz K, Thacher C, Davis G. Diagnosing appendicular osteosarcoma with ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration: 36 cases. J Small Anim Pract 48:145-150, 2007.

Culp WT, Weisse C, Cole SG, Solomon JA. Intraluminal tracheal stenting for treatment of tracheal narrowing in three cats. Vet Surg 36:107-113, 2007.

Jehn CT, Lewis DD, Farese JP, Ferrell EA, Conley WG, Ehrhart N. Transverse ulnar bone transport osteogenesis: a new technique for limb salvage for the treatment of distal radial osteosarcoma in dogs. Vet Surg 36:324-334, 2007.

Maas CP, ter Haar G, van der Gaag I, Kirpensteijn J. Reclassification of small intestinal and cecal smooth muscle tumors in 72 dogs: clinical, histologic, and immunohistochemical evaluation. Vet Surg 36:302-313, 2007.

Moore AS, Dernell WS, Ogilvie GK, Kristal O, Elmslie R, Kitchell B, Susaneck S, Rosenthal R, Klein MK, Obradovich J, Legendre A, Haddad T, Han K, Powers BE, Warner D. Doxorubicin and BAY 12-9566 for the treatment of osteosarcoma in dogs: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. J Vet Intern Med 21:783-790, 2007.

Waltman SS, Séguin B, Cooper BJ, Kent M. Clinical outcome of nonnasal chondrosarcoma in dogs: thirty-one cases (1986-2003). Vet Surg 36:266-271, 2007.

Wobeser BK, Kidney BA, Powers BE, Withrow SJ, Mayer MN, Spinato MT, Allen AL: Diagnoses and clinical outcomes associated with surgically amputated canine digits submitted to multiple veterinary diagnostic laboratories. Vet Pathol 44:355-361, 2007.

Wobeser BK, Kidney BA, Powers BE, Withrow SJ, Mayer MN, Spinato MT, Allen AL: Diagnoses and clinical outcomes associated with surgically amputated feline digits submitted to multiple veterinary diagnostic laboratories. Vet Pathol 44:362-365, 2007.

Wobeser BK, Kidney BA, Powers BE, Withrow SJ, Mayer MN, Spinato MT, Allen AL: Agreement among surgical pathologists evaluating routine sections of digits amputated from cats and dogs. J Vet Diagn Invest 19:439-443, 2007.


Boston SE, Ehrhart NP, Dernell WS, Lafferty M, Withrow SJ. Evaluation of survival time in dogs with stage III osteosarcoma that undergo treatment: 90 cases (1985-2004). J Am Vet Med Assoc 228:1905-1908, 2006.

Bryan JN, Henry CJ, Turnquist SE, Tyler JW, Liptak JM, Rizzo SA, Sfiligoi G, Steinberg SJ, Smith AN, Jackson T. Primary renal neoplasia of dogs. J Vet Intern Med 20:1155-1160, 2006.

Dennis MM, Ehrhart N, Duncan CG, Barnes AB, Ehrhart EJ. Frequency of and risk factors associated with lingual lesions in dogs: 1,196 cases (1995-2004). J Am Vet Med Assoc 228:1533-1537, 2006.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Ehrhart N, Lafferty MH, Monteith GJ, Withrow SJ. Cortical allograft and endoprosthesis for limb-sparing surgery in dogs with distal radial osteosarcoma: a prospective clinical comparison of two different limb-sparing techniques. Vet Surg 35:518-533, 2006.

Lurie DM, Séguin B, Schneider PD, Verstraete FJ, Wisner ER. Contrast-assisted ultrasound for sentinel lymph node detection in spontaneously arising canine head and neck tumors. Invest Radiol 41:415-421, 2006.

Mullins MN, Dernell WS, Withrow SJ, Ehrhart EJ, Thamm DH, Lana SE. Evaluation of prognostic factors associated with outcome in dogs with multiple cutaneous mast cell tumors treated with surgery with and without adjuvant treatment: 54 cases (1998-2004). J Am Vet Med Assoc 228:91-95, 2006.

Séguin B, Besancon MF, McCallan JL, Dewe LL, Tenwolde MC, Wong EK, Kent MS. Recurrence rate, clinical outcome, and cellular proliferation indices as prognostic indicators after incomplete surgical excision of cutaneous grade II mast cell tumors: 28 dogs (1994-2002). J Vet Intern Med 20:944-940, 2006.


Ehrhart N. Longitudinal bone transport for treatment of primary bone tumors in dogs: technique description and outcome in 9 dogs. Vet Surg 34:24-34, 2005.

Henry CJ, Brewer WG, Whitley EM, Tyler JW, Ogilvie GK, Norris A, Fox LE, Morrison WB, Hammer A, Vail DM, Berg J. Canine digital tumors: a veterinary cooperative oncology group retrospective study of 64 dogs. J Vet Intern Med 19:720-724, 2005.

Hillers KR, Dernell WS, Lafferty MH, Withrow SJ, Lana SE. Incidence and prognostic importance of lymph node metastases in dogs with appendicular osteosarcoma: 228 cases (1986-2003). J Am Vet Med Assoc 226:1364-1367, 2005.

Kirpensteijn J. New limb sparing therapy for osteosarcoma in the dog. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 130:124, 2005.

Lansdowne JL, Monnet E, Twedt DC, Dernell WS. Thoracoscopic lung lobectomy for treatment of lung tumors in dogs. Vet Surg 34:530-535, 2005.

Lascelles BD, Dernell WS, Correa MT, Lafferty M, Devitt CM, Kuntz CA, Straw RC, Withrow SJ. Improved survival associated with postoperative wound infection in dogs treated with limb-salvage surgery for osteosarcoma. Ann Surg Oncol 12:1073-1083, 2005.

Martano M, Morello E, Ughetto M, Iussich S, Petterino C, Cascio P, Buracco P. Surgery alone versus surgery and doxorubicin for the treatment of feline injection-site sarcomas: a report on 69 cases. Vet J 170:84-90, 2005.

Mehl ML, Séguin B, Dernell WS, Lafferty M, Kass PH, Withrow SJ. Survival analysis of one versus two treatment of local delivery cisplatin in a biodegradable polymer for canine osteosarcoma. Vet Comp Oncol 3:81-86, 2005.

Robben JH, Pollak YW, Kirpensteijn J, Boroffka SA, van den Ingh TS, Teske E, Voorhout G. Comparison of ultrasonography, computed tomography, and single-photon emission computed tomography for the detection and localization of canine insulinoma. J Vet Intern Med 19:15-22, 2005.

Schmidt K, Bertani C, Martano M, Morello E, Buracco P. Reconstruction of the lower eyelid by third eyelid lateral advancement and local transposition cutaneous flap after "en bloc" resection of squamous cell carcinoma in 5 cats. Vet Surg 34:78-82, 2005.

Séguin B, McDonald DE, Kent MS, Walsh PJ, Théon AP. Tolerance of cutaneous or mucosal flaps placed into a radiation therapy field in dogs. Vet Surg 34:214-222, 2005.

Selting KA, Powers BE, Thompson LJ, Mittleman E, Tyler JW, Lafferty MH, Withrow SJ. Outcome of dogs with high-grade soft tissue sarcomas treated with and without adjuvant doxorubicin chemotherapy: 39 cases (1996-2004). J Am Vet Med Assoc 227:1442-1448, 2005.

Walter CU, Dernell WS, LaRue SM, Lana SE, Lafferty MH, LaDue TA, Withrow SJ. Curative-intent radiation therapy as a treatment modality for appendicular and axial osteosarcoma: a preliminary retrospective evaluation of 14 dogs with the disease. Vet Comp Oncol 3:1-7, 2005.


Banks T, Straw R, Thomson M, Powers B. Soft tissue sarcomas in dogs: a study assessing surgical margin, tumour grade and clinical outcome. Aust Vet Practit 34:158 2004.

Cohen LA, Powers BE, Amin S, Desal D. Treatment of canine hemangiosarcoma, with suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid, a histone deacetylase inhibitor. Vet Comp Oncol 2:243-248, 2004.

Day MJ, Henderson SM, Belshaw Z, Bacon NJ. An immunohistochemical investigation of 18 cases of feline nasal lymphoma. J Comp Pathol 130:152-161, 2004.

Farese JP, Milner R, Thompson MS, Lester N, Cooke K, Fox L, Hester J, Bova FJ. Stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of osteosarcomas involving the distal portions of the limbs in dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1567-1572, 2004.

Kent MS, Strom A, London CA, Séguin B. Alternating carboplatin and doxorubicin as adjunctive chemotherapy to amputation or limb-sparing surgery in the treatment of appendicular osteosarcoma in dogs. J Vet Intern Med 18:540-544, 2004.

Lana SE, Dernell WS, Lafferty MH, Withrow SJ, LaRue SM. Use of radiation and a slow-release cisplatin formulation for treatment of canine nasal tumors. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 45:577-581, 2004.

Langova V, Mutsaers AJ, Phillips B, Straw R. Treatment of eight dogs with nasal tumours with alternating doses of doxorubicin and carboplatin in conjunction with oral piroxicam. Aust Vet J. 82:676-680, 2004.

Langova V, Straw R, Mutsaers A, Thamm D. Treatment of canine osteosarcoma with surgery, carboplatin, doxorubicin and piroxicam. Aust Vet Practit 34:98-102, 2004.

Lascelles BD, Henderson RA, Séguin B, Liptak JM, Withrow SJ. Bilateral rostral maxillectomy and nasal planectomy for large rostral maxillofacial neoplasms in six dogs and one cat. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 40:137-146, 2004.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Rizzo SA, Withrow SJ. Partial foot amputation in 11 dogs. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 41:47-55, 2004.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Straw RC, Rizzo SA, Lafferty MH, Withrow SJ. Proximal radial and distal humeral osteosarcoma in 12 dogs. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 40:461-467, 2004.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Monnet E, Powers BE, Bachand AM, Kenney JG, Withrow SJ. Massive hepatocellular carcinoma in dogs: 48 cases (1992-2002). J Am Vet Med Assoc 225:1225-1230, 2004.

Liptak JM, Monnet E, Dernell WS, Rizzo SA, Withrow SJ. Pneumonectomy: four case studies and a comparative review. J Small Anim Pract 45:441-447, 2004.

Liptak JM, Brutscher SP, Monnet E, Dernell WS, Twedt DC, Kazmierski KJ, Walter CU, Mullins MN, Larue SM, Withrow SJ. Transurethral resection in the management of urethral and prostatic neoplasia in 6 dogs. Vet Surg 33:505-516, 2004.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Straw RC, Jameson VJ, Lafferty MH, Rizzo SA, Withrow SJ. Intercalary bone grafts for joint and limb preservation in 17 dogs with high-grade malignant tumors of the diaphysis. Vet Surg 33:457-467, 2004.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Lascelles BD, LaRue SM, Jameson VJ, Powers BE, Huber DJ, Withrow SJ. Intraoperative extracorporeal irradiation for limb sparing in 13 dogs. Vet Surg 33:446-456, 2004.

Liptak JM, Dernell WS, Ehrhart EJ, Rizzo SA, Rooney MB, Withrow SJ. Retroperitoneal sarcomas in dogs: 14 cases (1992-2002). J Am Vet Med Assoc 224:1471-1477, 2004.

Liptak JM, Monnet E, Dernell WS, Withrow SJ. Pulmonary metastatectomy in the management of four dogs with hypertrophic osteopathy. Vet Comp Oncol 2:1-12, 2004.

Neyens IJ, Kirpensteijn J, Grinwis GC, Teske E. Pilot study of intraregional deionised water adjunct therapy for mast cell tumours in dogs. Vet Rec 154:90-91, 2004.

Withrow SJ, Liptak JM, Straw RC, Dernell WS, Jameson VJ, Powers BE, Johnson JL, Brekke JH, Douple EB. Biodegradable cisplatin polymer in limb-sparing surgery for canine osteosarcoma. Ann Surg Oncol 11:705-713, 2004.


Bacon NJ, Gilbert RL, Bostock DE, White RA. Total ear canal ablation in the cat: indications, morbidity and long-term survival. J Small Anim Pract 44:430-434, 2003.

DeRegis CJ, Moore AS, Rand WM, Berg J. Cisplatin and doxorubicin toxicosis in dogs with osteosarcoma. J Vet Intern Med 17:668-673, 2003.

Henry CJ, McCaw DL, Turnquist SE, Tyler JW, Bravo L, Sheafor S, Straw RC, Dernell WS, Madewell BR, Jorgensen L, Scott MA, Higginbotham ML, Chun R. Clinical evaluation of mitoxantrone and piroxicam in a canine model of human invasive urinary bladder carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res 9:906-911, 2003.

Jankowski MK, Steyn PF, Lana SE, Dernell WS, Blom CM, Uhrig JL, Lafferty M, Withrow SJ. Nuclear scanning with 99mTc-HDP for the initial evaluation of osseous metastasis in canine osteosarcoma. Vet Comp Oncol 1:152-158, 2003.

Lascelles BD, Thomson MJ, Dernell WS, Straw RC, Lafferty M, Withrow SJ. Combined dorsolateral and intraoral approach for the resection of tumors of the maxilla in the dog. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 39:294-305, 2003.

Morello E, Vasconi E, Martano M, Peirone B, Buracco P. Pasteurized tumoral autograft and adjuvant chemotherapy for the treatment of canine distal radial osteosarcoma: 13 cases. Vet Surg 32:539-544, 2003.

Séguin B, Walsh PJ, Mason DR, Wisner ER, Parmenter JL, Dernell WS. Use of an ipsilateral vascularized ulnar transposition autograft for limb-sparing surgery of the distal radius in dogs: an anatomic and clinical study. Vet Surg 32:69-79, 2003.


Baines SJ, Lewis S, White RA. Primary thoracic wall tumours of mesenchymal origin in dogs: a retrospective study of 46 cases. Vet Rec 150:335-339, 2002.

Ehrhart N, Ehrhart EJ, Willis J, Sisson D, Constable P, Greenfield C, Manfra-Maretta S, Hintermeister J. Analysis of factors affecting survival in dogs with aortic body tumors. Vet Surg 31:44-48, 2002.

Kirpensteijn J, Teske E, Kik M, Klenner T, Rutteman GR. Lobaplatin as an adjuvant chemotherapy to surgery in canine appendicular osteosarcoma: a phase II evaluation. Anticancer Res 22:2765-2770, 2002.

Kirpensteijn J, Kik M, Rutteman GR, Teske E. Prognostic significance of a new histologic grading system for canine osteosarcoma. Vet Pathol 39:240-246, 2002.

Mellanby RJ, Stevenson RK, Herrtage ME, White RA, Dobson JM. Long-term outcome of 56 dogs with nasal tumours treated with four doses of radiation at intervals of seven days. Vet Rec 151:253-257, 2002.


Anderson CR, Birchard SJ, Powers BE, Belandria GA, Kuntz CA, Withrow SJ. Surgical treatment of adrenocortical tumors: 21 cases (1990-1996). J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 37:93-97, 2001.

Bregazzi VS, LaRue SM, McNiel E, Macy DW, Dernell WS, Powers BE, Withrow SJ. Treatment with a combination of doxorubicin, surgery, and radiation versus surgery and radiation alone for cats with vaccine-associated sarcomas: 25 cases (1995-2000). J Am Vet Med Assoc 218:547-550, 2001.

Bregazzi VS, LaRue SM, Powers BE, Fettman MJ, Ogilvie GK, Withrow SJ. Response of feline oral squamous cell carcinoma to palliative radiation therapy. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 42:77-79, 2001.

Leibman NF, Kuntz CA, Steyn PF, Fettman MJ, Powers BE, Withrow SJ, Dernell WS. Accuracy of radiography, nuclear scintigraphy, and histopathology for determining the proximal extent of distal radius osteosarcoma in dogs. Vet Surg 30:240-245, 2001.

Mehl ML, Withrow SJ, Séguin B, Powers BE, Dernell WS, Pardo AD, Rosenthal RC, Dolginow SZ, Park RD. Spontaneous regression of osteosarcoma in four dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 219:614-617, 2001.

Morello E, Buracco P, Martano M, Peirone B, Capurro C, Valazza A, Cotto D, Ferracini R, Sora M. Bone allografts and adjuvant cisplatin for the treatment of canine appendicular osteosarcoma in 18 dogs. J Small Anim Pract 42:61-66, 2001.

Séguin B, Leibman NF, Bregazzi VS, Ogilvie GK, Powers BE, Dernell WS, Fettman MJ, Withrow SJ. Clinical outcome of dogs with grade-II mast cell tumors treated with surgery alone: 55 cases (1996-1999). J Am Vet Med Assoc 218:1120-1123, 2001.


Dernell WS, Van Vechten BJ, Straw RC, LaRue SM, Powers BE, Withrow SJ. Outcome following treatment of vertebral tumors in 20 dogs (1986-1995). J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 36:245-251, 2000.

Garzotto CK, Berg J, Hoffmann WE, Rand WM. Prognostic significance of serum alkaline phosphatase activity in canine appendicular osteosarcoma. J Vet Intern Med 14:587-592, 2000.

Kirpensteijn J, van den Bos R, van den Brom WE, Hazewinkel HA. Ground reaction force analysis of large breed dogs when walking after the amputation of a limb. Vet Rec 146:155-159, 2000.

Lascelles BD, Parry AT, Stidworthy MF, Dobson JM, White RA. Squamous cell carcinoma of the nasal planum in 17 dogs. Vet Rec 147:473-476, 2000. 

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