Cancer misdiagnosis may be common in English bulldogs

Outlet: Veterinary Practice News

Veterinary Practice News: Some English bulldogs diagnosed with common cancer might not have the disease at all. This is according to newly published Morris Animal Foundation-funded research out of Colorado State University (CSU). While conducting a study to better understand B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (BCLL), researchers discovered English bulldogs thought to have cancer may, in fact, have a non-cancerous syndrome called polyclonal B‐cell lymphocytosis.