LUNA – 9003
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SAFE 11/2/17 Friendly 4 week old kitten has left hind limb lameness and may have either a fracture or other injury – needs further medical eval. and a foster home!
STATEN ISLAND CENTER
LUNA – 9003
Location: Staten Island
Intake Date: 10/6/17
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: —
Age: 4 weeks
Estimated age:4 weeks
Microchip noted on Intake?
Observed Behavior -friendly
Evidence of Cruelty seen -no
Evidence of Trauma seen -no
EENT: Eyes clear, ears clean, no nasal discharge noted
Oral Exam: deciduous teeth; mm’s pale pink
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupneic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: FI, slight purulent discharge seen at perineal area, no wounds seen
MSI: grade 3/4 right hindlimb lameness, no pain on palpation, live fleas and flea dirt seen, no masses noted, healthy hair coat
CNS: mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
pale pink mm’s- R/O flea anemia vs other
right hindlimb lameness- R/O soft tissue injury vs fracture vs other
slight purulent discharge at perineal area
dewormer and frontline spray
consider radiographs vs monitor and radiographs if lameness continues
monitor for any more purulent discharge and recommend recheck and antibiotics if seen
Temporary waiver due to underage
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