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INVERTEBRATE MEDICINE, Second Edition BLOG

Hot Topic Article: An unusual cuticular tumor-like growth on the abdomen of a lobster, Homarus americanus.

This interesting case report by two researchers from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science provides details of an unusual crustacean tumor called a hamartoma. This is the first reported case of such a neoplasm in a lobster and only the second crustacean hamartoma on record. The authors hypothesize that the tumor resulted from wound  Read More 
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