Caring for a Three Legged Dog or Cat
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16 October 2012
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Experimental EGFR/HER2 Tumor Vaccine
- any dog with confirmed mammary cancer or osteosarcoma
- dogs with any other confirmed cancer may be eligible depending upon enrollment
- No steroids given within 7 days
- Performance score of 0, 1, or 2-expected survival time of over 6 weeks
- Dogs less than 3 kg in body weight
- Prior steroid use
- Other clinical findings precluding the use of a vaccine
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Folks even though this study originates in CT that doesn't mean you don't qualify if you live out of state. Many times oncologists work with clinical trials in other states, so if you think you qualify don't hesitate to contact the VCC.
22 February 2013
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25 April 2007
We live in Maryland and are currently participating in this trial in CT.
Welcome and thanks for sharing! Your future forum posts will not require moderation.
Please consider starting a new forum topic or start a free Tripawds blog to provide progress reports about the treatment.
30 November 2016
We live in Maryland and are currently participating in this trial in CT. We received our booster vaccine (day 21) yesterday.
Hi, I am new to this site and I saw your post. I hope all is going well for you. If you don't mind I would like to see what your thoughts were on the vaccine your dog received. Any input is much appreciated. Thank you carol
Hi Carol, thanks for joining. Please consider starting a new topic elsewhere so we can learn about your pup and help however we can. Your future posts won't need approval.