HARRY – 20814
Safe - 2-20-2018 Brooklyn
SAFE 2/20/18 Harry was brought in as a stray since the finder noticed a possible injury to his leg. It turns out to be an abscess that the medical team cleaned up. He is neutered, Felv/FIV Negative and ready to go!
Harry 20814, 1 Year Old, Orange Tabby DSH, Stray 02/15/18
Post Op Exam
Vet Notes: 12:25 PM
POST OP EXAM
S/O: Cat is Q/BARH, attention seeking, rolling. Appears to have eaten overnight. Mild erythema and edema of neuter site. Wound on left forelimb appears less swollen than yesterday; dried blood, no active drainage.
A: Doing well post op
P: Continue to monitor while at BACC. Sutures should be removed between 2/23-2/26. Additional vet check scheduled for 2/18.
Vet Notes: 3:45 PM
Was this cat a Cryptorchid? no
If so, describe surgical process:
Routine Feline Neuter
Self tie of spermatic cord
Additional Note: Wound on left forelimb was clipped, cleaned and flushed with chlorhexidine. Two cruciate sutures of 2-0 PDS were loosely placed to appose open wound on proximo-lateral aspect of limb. Placed e-collar upon Recovery.
L V T Notes: 3:02 PM
Buprenorphine: 1.8mg/mL (Simbadol) : 0.42mL SQ
Isoflorane % : 2
Robenicoxib: 0.32mL, SQ
Vet Notes: 7:09 PM
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~1yr
Microchip noted on Intake? No
History : Stray
Subjective: BARH ~5% dehydration
Observed Behavior – Calm for exam, allows all handling
Evidence of Cruelty seen -no
Evidence of Trauma seen -yes
P = WNL
R = WNL
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Teeth clean, pink mm
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat, ruptured abscess at LFL with 3 small areas where abscess ruptured draining purulent discharge
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Assessment: Ruptured abscess LFL
Plan: LRS 100ml SQ, Convenia 0.33ml Sq and Simbadol 0.44ml SQ given by LVT. Scheduled for sedated clip and clean tomorrow. Wound cleaned with nolvasan.
Okay for surgery
Curled up in his litter box in the back of the kennel. Timid initially, but quickly starts to warm up with attention. He leans against my hand, gives gentle head butts, then slowly approaches the front. His tail rises and he enjoys petting all over. Very sweet.
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