QUAN – 22043
Gone - 3-6-2018 Manhattan
GONE 3/6/18 QUAN was brought to the shelter in rough shape. He was purring and allowed all handling. QUAN has a URI and is anemic and very dehydrated. He has several other conditions which need immediate vet care. Please help this poor boy today.
Care Center Location: Manhattan
ZIP Code From: 10466
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Green
Age: 5 years
Sex: Neutered Male
Weight: 6 lbs
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: 5y
Microchip noted on Intake? neg
Microchip Number (If Applicable):
History : stray
Subjective: Dull/depressed, minimally responsive, no resistance during PE. Purring.
Observed Behavior –
Evidence of Cruelty seen – n
Evidence of Trauma seen – n
P = wnl
R = wnl
MM light pink and dry. Delayed skin turgor. Severely sunken eyes OU. 10% dehydrated
EENT: Mucopurulent dc and raised TEL OU. Dried black/brown dc completely covering both nares. Ears clear. Slightly icteric inner pinnae.
Oral Exam: Thick dry salivary secretions. Mild staining. Unable to open mouth.
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic, purring.
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated. Ropey intestines
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, skin free of parasites, no masses noted. Poor dirty malodorous healthy hair coat
CNS: dull/depressed, minimally responsive
Rectal: normal externally
Anemia — r/o destruction vs dec production vs inc loss
Icterus/hyperbilirubinemia – r/o likely prehepatic vs hepatic vs post hepatic
neutrophilia with suspected bands
low eosinophils and basophils
70mL LRS shock bolus followed by LRS @ 15mL/hr (120ml/kg/day). Decrease to 10ml/hr (~ 80ml/kg/day) at the end of the day.
start doxycycline 0.7mL PO SID x 10 days
start erythromycin OU BID x 10 days
start simbadol 0.4mL SQ x 3 days
nebulization BID x 5 days
Repeat cbc/chem tomorrow
Concerned that rehydrating p will worsen an already significant anemia. If persistent/worsening anemia, blood transfusion will likely be needed, and p will need to be transferred vs humane euthanasia
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