Francesco Cian, DVM, DipECVCP, FRCPath, MRCVS, completed a residency in veterinary clinical pathology at the University of Cambridge. In 2013, he attained the European College of Veterinary Clinical Pathology diploma and the fellowship examination of The Royal College of Pathologists diploma.
Francesco works for Batt Laboratories (Coventry) and has a special interest in lymphoproliferative disorders of dogs and cats, and flow cytometry.
He is co-author of the cytology chapter in the BSAVA Manual of Veterinary Clinical Pathology (3rd edition) and editor of Veterinary Cytology: Dog, Cat, Horse and Cow: Self-Assessment Color Review (2nd edition).
Mediastinal mass in a dog – what’s hiding in the middle?
From his Vet Times Diagnostic Dilemmas column – Francesco Cian discusses the case of an English springer spaniel presenting with a history of lethargy, polyuria and polydipsia.