JAX – 17834
Safe - 1-11-2018 Manhattan
SAFE 1/11/18 JAX was brought in because someone noticed he had a swollen left hind foot. He may have a fracture but needs further eval. Jax would love to be adopted asap!
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 11367
Intake Date: 1/7/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Age: 3 years
Weight: 9 lbs
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 3-4 years old based on secondary sex characteristics
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned neg on intake – MC placed during LVT exam
History : Stray, found sitting outside with a swollen left hind foot
Subjective: Alert, walks around on own
Observed Behavior – Very calm and confident, moves slowly and deliberately, allows all handling. Purring softly during exam.
Evidence of Trauma seen – Resists exam of LH foot, reported swelling
BAR-H, MMs pale pink, BCS 6/9
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal or ocular discharge noted
Oral Exam: Clean adult teeth
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Male intact, testicles S/S
MSI: Equal weight-bearing on all legs. Mild swelling to left hind leg in metatarsal and foot region. Pt resists palpation of this area. Skin free of parasites, no masses noted, healthy hair coat.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: Normal externally
Assessment: Injury to LHL – suspect fracture to MT or foot
Plan: Sedate this afternoon for rads, do CT at that time
Okay for surgery
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