Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html
Neoplasia is an all too common finding in domestic animals. The oropharyngeal cavity is a common site for the development of tumors , particularly in dogs. One such tumor is oral malignant melanoma which occurs with some frequency in dogs but is rare in cats. Hence, the following shall focus on canine malignant melanoma.
Eiler, Adam C. and Cox, Kimberly R.
"Canine Oral Malignant Melanoma,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 58
, Article 12.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol58/iss2/12