Here are a few cases for you to test your opinion against that of Derek Knottenbelt!

CASE 1:  This 14-year-old Welsh Section 5 Stallion was known to you have sarcoids for many years; individual lesions have been treated by various methods including ligation, AW5 and surgical / laser surgical removal.   In February he was brought in from the filed to get ready for his stud season.  The sarcoid around his ear had, in the owner’s words, “exploded” into what can be seen here.    Notice the family involved and the outside working environment.

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Equine Sarcoid treatment