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Q. My cat has a lump or fatty tissue growth near his ear. It does not have any pus or drainage. What could this possibly be?

A. Without an exam or diagnostics, it is difficult to determine. Monitor it for rapid change or growth. See your veterinarian if it causes discomfort or impedes movement. A simple needle aspirate biopsy submitted for pathology can frequently determine the makeup of most lumps. Place an e-collar on him if he is scratching or rubbing at it to prevent trauma.

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ANGEL ALVARADO

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