PATTY – 31787
Gone - 6-20-2018 Manhattan
GONE 6/20/18 — 5 year old PATTY is a colony cat that was brought in because she was dragging her hind limbs. PATTY may have a pelvic fracture or other trauma. She has a URI and is dehydrated. Please offer to foster this kitty so she can get the care she needs.
Intake Date: 6/19/18
Intake Type: Stray
Medical Behavior: Yellow
Age: 5 years
Original Location: 10451
DVM Intake Exam
Estimated age: Estimate 5 years old based on dentition
History : colony cat brought in because person noticed increasing URI severity and the cat wasn’t using its hind limbs
Subjective: QAR, at back of kennel, eyes crusted shut
Observed Behavior – When approached the cat hissed and flattened the ears. Urinated when handled.
Evidence of Cruelty seen – None
Evidence of Trauma seen – None
QAR, MM pink and tacky, BCS 3/9
EENT: Ears clean, no nasal discharge noted. Heavy mucopurulent ocular discharge crusting eyes shut OU. No sneezing observed during exam.
Oral Exam: Permanent dentition present. Moderate plaque and calculus present on all teeth.
PLN: No enlargements noted
H/L: NSR, NMA, Lungs clear, eupnic
ABD: Non painful, no masses palpated
U/G: Female intact adult
MSI: Ambulatory x 2- dragging hind limbs, no masses noted, hair coat dirty with burrs stuck in it and urine staining of the hind end and tail. Flea dirt seen. Very prolonged skin tent.
CNS: Mentation appropriate – no signs of neurologic abnormalities. All reflexes present in hind limbs
Rectal: Normal externally
1. Paresis- hind limbs r/o pelvic fracture/trauma vs other
2. URI- moderate
3. Dehydrated ~10%
Plan: sedated pelvic radiographs
Temporary waiver due to illness
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