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).
Haematology findings from a tortoise
Francesco Cian continues his Cytology Corner series by discussing the case of a tortoise that presented with lethargy and anorexia.