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08 Feb 2004

my yorkshire terrier bitch is 10 years old and her body is covered in warts in size from match head to little finger nail any sugestions
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01 Jan 0001

If these warts worry her, they can be removed by surgery. Very often we remove numerous of these growths (they tend to be benign) under a single general anaesthetic, using an electric surgical scalpel apparatus. Your vet would be best able to advise whether it is necessary in your dog's case.

Dr Malan van Zyl
Veterinary Specialist Physician
Cape Town
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