JOANNIE – A1114618
Safe - 6-10-2017 Manhattan
SAFE 6/10/17 Joannie is an adorable fluffy kitten that needs some TLC to treat her ringworm.
JOANNIE – A1114618
I am an unaltered female, blue Domestic Longhair mix.
The shelter staff think I am about 8 weeks old.
I weigh 2 pounds.
I was found in NY 10455.
I have been at the shelter since Jun 08, 2017.
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 8 weeks based on dentition and overall size
Microchip noted on Intake? Scanned negative
History : Stray
Subjective: Calm, eats during exam. Mews/yowls when abd palpated and during vx but then goes immediately back to eating.
BCS 5/9, MMs pink and moist
EENT: Eyes clear, no nasal discharge noted. Small regions of short fur/alopecia on lateral aspects of ears. Mild discharge AU.
Oral Exam: All deciduous teeth in
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Soft, non painful, no masses palpated
MSI: Small crusty easily-epilating circular lesion on dorsal abdomen. Ambulatory x 4, skin free of fleas, no masses noted
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Wood’s lamp: ears and lesion on dorsum fluoresce strongly
2. Ear mites likely
1. Terbinafine 1.4 ml PO SID x30 days
2. Lime dips twice weekly
3. DTM culture in 2 weeks, 4 weeks etc – continue treatment until TWO DTMs are negative
4. Clean ears, Tresaderm AU BID x10 days.
SURGERY: Temporary waiver due to ringworm.
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