TAIWAN – A1092616
Safe - 10-9-2016 Brooklyn
TAIWAN – A1092616
FEMALE, GRAY TABBY, DOMESTIC SH MIX,4 yrs
STRAY – STRAY WAIT, NO HOLD Reason STRAY
Intake condition INJ SEVERE Intake Date 10/06/2016, From NY 11212, DueOut Date 10/09/2016,
Medical Behavior Evaluation BLUE
Medical Summary 10/6/16 Check sick or injured cat O: QAR. mm=lt pink, tacky. Oral: Blood and purulent discharge around mouth but not from oral cavity. Good dental condition. EENT: Eyes sunken OU. H/L: Lungs clear, no murmurs. ABD: Palpation NSF. UG: Female. INTEG: Dirty, dry haircoat. Dec. skin turgor. Purulent material and dried blood/scabs on mandible bilaterally as well as lower lip. Dirt, dried blood on R. fore; large wound on metacarpal pad, small maggots seen. painful when touched. MS: Amb x 4, limping R. fore. A: Emaciated – DDX: Infectious dz, metabolic, malnutrition. Wounds on face and R. fore – R/O trauma. Dehydration 7-10%. P: Parvo test = neg. Buprenorphine 0.5 mg/ml. 0.1 ml SQ. Continue BID x 5 days. 100 ml LRS SQ Soaked R. front paw in chlohexidene to remove gross debris, then bathed gently with chlorhex scrub to remove maggots (as many as possible – cat became fractious with treatment). Amoxi-Clav 45.7 mg/ml 0.4 ml PO. Continue BID x 10 days. Poor to fair prognosis.
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