Some tumours are gigantic and surgery is not advised as the surgical risk of loss of blood is very high. However there is no other option as they become inflamed and enlarged in this "one-year-old" female dwarf hamster. In this case, informed consent is given. The video shows physical
examination, history taking and the receipt of informed consent.
Time is of the essence in dwarf hamster surgeries. The shorter the duration of surgery, the higher the chances of survival on the operating table.