Radiation therapy, like surgery, can offer local control of solid tumors such as carcinomas and sarcomas.
Knowing what to look for can help with early detection, and as with people, make a difference.
One in five cats will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetimes. Just like with people, some cancers are more common than others.
Chemotherapy may be used to treat cancer that has spread to other parts of the body, to treat cancer that cannot be treated with surgery or radiation therapy alone, or when it may enhance the effectiveness of these treatments.