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Q. My 3 year old Pomeranian has a lump on his back after grooming, but does not seem to be in pain. Any ideas?

A. This lump could have been present prior to grooming and is just more noticeable. The lump could be a cyst, mass, wart or abscess. Your veterinarian can perform a fine needle aspirate and cytology. This means they would put a small needle into the mass and either drain off fluid or cells. The cells or fluid can be evaluated under the microscope to determine exactly what they are.

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JULIA HENWOOD



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