Clinical Pathology Mystery Slide Quiz!

Review each slide carefully and make your diagnosis based on the multiple choice selections below. If you answer each question correctly, you’ll be entered to win one of several prizes, each worth $50 or more!

(1)
Signalment: 4-year-old female guinea pig
History/Source: Blood smear from annual wellness visit.

(2)
Signalment: 2-year-old female spayed domestic shorthair cat.
History/Source: 1cm raised, haired, solid mass on dorsal neck of a cat.
(3)
Signalment: 8-year-old male Dachshund
History/Source: Multiple alopecic, 0.5cm masses around the eyes.
(4)
Signalment: 2-year-old male castrated Boxer
History/Source: Raised, red, pruritic nodule on rostral muzzle. Acute onset per owner.
(5)
Signalment: 10-year-old female domestic shorthair cat.
History/Source: Carotid body tumor
(6)
Signalment: 5-year-old female spayed Bernese Mountain Dog
History/Source: Patient presented for acute onset of lethargy.
CBC: HCT= 26.2%, Reticulocytes = 363,000/uL, Platelets = 74,000/uL.
Cytology: Sample from enlarged spleen.