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Recorded Webinar: Canine Lower Urinary Tract Neoplasia - An Update On Diagnostics And Treatment

Royal Veterinary College

1 year ago

Duration: 2 hour(s)
Cost: £50

Key Areas
Benefits and complications from the different diagnostic techniques available for bladder, urethral and prostatic cancer.
Molecular testing for the diagnosis of urinary cancer. What is the BRAF mutation test and when can it be useful?
Is surgery an option for dogs with urothelial carcinoma? (Partial cystectomy, prostatectomy).
Medical treatment options - the role of chemotherapy in the treatment of bladder urothelial carcinoma and prostatic carcinoma.
Minimally invasive treatments for malignant urinary obstructions: urethral and ureteral stenting, urethral balloon dilation and chemoembolisation.
About this course
What to do when a dog can’t urinate.

The course will cover novel diagnostic techniques for bladder, urethral and prostatic cancer. We will also review the various medical and surgical treatment options for these tumours as well as minimally invasive options (such as urethral stenting, balloon dilation and chemoembolisation) with an interactive and multidisciplinary approach. We will discuss complications and outcomes from these techniques, to help veterinarians identify which dogs may benefit from these treatments.

Why do this course?
The course will provide the tools for veterinarians to decide the best diagnostic approach in dogs with urinary cancer to widen their knowledge on the different treatment options available for these patients.

A convenient and flexible way to earn some CPD hours without leaving home is to select webinars to view from our extensive library of recorded webinars. Priced at £35 for a 2 hour webinar they are great value for busy practitioners seeking quality CPD at a time of their choice. Participants will receive a handout (slides and/or notes) to support their viewing session and a certificate for 2 CPD hours.

Participants gain access to the webinar for two weeks which allows them to view it at their leisure and convenience as well as review aspects as needed to enhance their learning.

Members of the BVA Young Vets Network receive a 50% discount on our recorded webinars (subject to availability – ten discounted places available per webinar per year).

Who is it for?


The Speakers

Alexandra Guilln, DVM DipECVIM-CA (Oncology) MRCVSLecturer in OncologyThe Royal Veterinary CollegeMatteo Rossanese, DVM SPSA MSc DipECVS CertAVP MRCVSLecturer in Small Animal SurgeryThe Royal Veterinary College

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

2 hours

Registration and Booking

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