|27 dogs with inadequately excised cutaneous mast cell tumors were treated with a combination from vinblastine and prednisolone.
20 dogs which were available for a follow-up one year later: 14 dogs showed no mast cell tumors, One dog showed local recurrence, four dogs had new tumors and one dog showed both.
There was no tumor-related mortality in all dogs. Although toxicity from the chemotherapy was generally mild, one dog dies of sepsis during treatment.
Source: Davies DR, Wyatt KM, Jardine JE et al (2004): `Vinblastine and Prednisolone as Adjunctive Therapy for Canine Cutaneous Mast Cell Tumors`. In: JAAHA Vol. 40 No. 2 pp 124-130
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