When a major instigator of feline lymphomas was the feline leukemia and the feline aids viruses, the lymphomas tended to spring up in multiple locations outside of the digestive tract ( multi-centric ). They still do, but not in the quantity that they once did. They now tend to occur in the cat’s digestive ( alimentary ) tract and the organs that adjoin it ( pancreas, liver and gall bladder ) - particularly in older cats. Many of the lymphomas that occur in the alimentary tract are quite treatable. You can read more about these tumors and their treatment here , here and here .
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Cleveland Clinic: "Benign Soft Tissue Tumors."
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