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1 August 2022
WOOF! Canada seems really expensive! We weren't recommended for chemo or radiation; however, I did talk to an oncologist re: radiation before we got our histopathology report back, and it was quoted at $25,000. Yes. $25,000.
- What city/state/country/date did your Tripawd have the amputation? - Calgary, Alberta, Canada
- Total cost of surgery? - $7000 CAD which included the one-night ICU stay, all drugs taken during the stay, and the histopathology report (+$4k for the MRI and ultrasound, few hundred on meds, $2K on various consultation fees, $1k on a few different sets of x-rays)
- Private practice or teaching hospital? - private practice
Chemotherapy Costs - N/A
25 April 2007