Watch this video tutorial on how to perform a bone marrow aspiration biopsy on an animal, specifically a dog or cat.
After watching this video tutorial, you'll be able to list indications for a bone marrow biopsy and be able to identify the instruments used in performing a bone marrow biopsy. You'll also be able to point out possible sites for biopsy and be able to demonstrate proper bone marrow biopsy technique, not to mention being able to demonstrate three methods of marrow sample preparation.
Indications for performing a bone marrow biopsy include nonregenerative anemias, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, pancytopenia, suspected hematopoietic tumors, and hyperglobulinemia.
If you're a veterinarian, or aspiring veterinarian, you will love this educational video.