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I have just noticed a red lump on the outside of my

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I have just noticed a red lump on the outside of my Labrador’s front leg - not sure if it’s a tick bite or something else?
Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Some lumps are serious and some aren't. Let's see what the Veterinarian has to say. What is the Labrador's name and age?
Customer: Monty 8 months old
Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Monty?
Customer: He’s about to finish a course of antibiotics (Noroclav)as he was bitten earlier this week by another dog whilst out walking...

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

I would be happy to help you

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Can you send me a photo?

Paul

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Thanks Paul - photo attached

Got it

Give me a minute :)

Paul

Easy one

That is a Histiocytoma

Benign(good) lump of young dogs

Resolves on own usually within 2-3 weeks

No need to do anything

Paul

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Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Thank you so much !! Very relieved it’s nothing serious and not an errant tick out of season.Best Regards