CARINA – 34959
Safe - 7-23-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 7/23/18 Pantherette Carina was brought to the shelter and needs some medical. She has pyometra and severe dental disease and one of her toenails has grown into her paw pad. Carina is a friendly girl and allows all handling. She would love to have a home where she can get lots of TLC and follow up care.
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10461
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 7 years
Sex: Spayed Female
Weight: 10 lbs
Blood Work Interpretation
Vet Notes: 7:16 PM
Hct 27.1%, retic 47.6 k/ul
WBC 27 k/ul, neutrophils 19.3 k/ul, monocytes 0.76 k/ul
Plt 458 k/ul
Hyperglobulinemia (5.6, ref 2.8-5.1)
ALT sl high (143, ref 12-130)
GGT 5 (0-4)
Normal glucose, BUN/creat, electrolytes
1. Nonregenerative anemia
2. Neutrophilia, monocytosis
Vet Notes: 7:09 PM
Abd rads: EXTREMELY LARGE fluid/soft tissue opacity tubular organ on L and R ventral abdomen, causing dorsomedial displacement of the SI and colon.
ASSESSMENT: Very large pyometra!!
1. OVH ASAP
2. Enrofloxacin 100 mg/ml 0.25 ml IV SLOWLY – SID x4 days
3. Clavamox 1.2 ml PO BID x7 days
Vet Notes: 6:30 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Estimated 4-10 years old based on dentition
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned neg
History : Stray, no health hx available
Subjective: Alert, sits in place, looks around
Observed Behavior – Allows all handling
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
BAR-H, MMs pink and moist, BCS 4.5/9
EENT: Mild black discharge AU. Eyes clear, no nasal or ocular discharge noted.
Oral Exam: Left maxillary dental arcade – severe tartar, gingivitis, gingival hyperplasia. Right maxillary dental arcade – missing most PMs and Ms.
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Soft, severely laterally distended, non painful, no masses palpated – no fetuses palpated.
U/G: Female, small but prominent nipples, mild crusty vulvar discharge.
MSI: Right front leg, 3rd toenail is curled around and possibly penetrating pad. Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
1. Suspect pyometra
2. Severe dental disease
3. RFL 3rd toenail possibly penetrating pad
Prognosis: Fair with treatment ASAP
2. Sedation with butorphanol 0.12 ml IM and Dexdomitor 0.2 ml IM
3. Abd rads, clip RFL 3rd toenail
4. IVC placement, IV LRS 12 ml/hr
Pending results of diagnostics
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