NIRU – 33440
Gone - 7-6-2018 Manhattan
DIED 7/6/18 — 4 week old NIRU has a cold, is underweight and has a wound in his perineal area. He needs a foster home where he can get follow up care and lots of TLC.
Intake Date: 7/5/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Blue
Age: 4 weeks
Original Location: 10452
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: ~4 weeks based on PE.
Microchip noted on Intake? scanned negative by LVT on intake. too small for MC
History : Stray.
Subjective / Observed Behavior – BAR, allows all handling.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – none
Evidence of Trauma seen – yes, 1cm wound with myiasis along perineal region
EENT: Eyes crusted shut with mucoid discharge, ears have mild otic debris, mucoid nasal discharge
Oral Exam: normal kitten dentition
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: No murmur ausculted; CRT < 2, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: male; unable to palpate testicles. wound in region of testicles
MSI: Ambulatory x 4, heavy flea dirt infestation; dead fleas present; no masses noted, hair coat is dirty. 1cm x1cm wound ventral to anus and dorsal to penis with dead maggots
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities
Rectal: mild erythema of the perineum
URI — moderate; viral and bacterial
myiasis — under tx
flea infestation — under tx
mild otis debris — r/o otitis externa
clean and flush wound with dilute chlorhexidine
hydrotherapy on wound daily
Apply SSD to wound daily
doxycycline 50mg/ ml — 0.1ml PO q24h x 7 days
clean eyes and nose as needed daily
vitamin b12 injection 0.1ml one time
nebulization q24h x 5 days
monitor appetite and overall well being
Temporary waiver due to weight
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