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My 15 year old male cat has started to limp slightly on s

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my 15 year old male cat has started to limp slightly on his front right leg.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did the cat have a fall?
Customer: not that I know of
JA: The Veterinarian will ask you more detailed questions to find out what is causing this. It might be a fracture. The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the cat's name?
Customer: spike
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Spike?
Customer: seems healthy otherwise given he is almost 15
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 5 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How long has he been limping?

Any history of injury to trauma?

Any swellings, sore areas, boney crunching or instability when you feel the leg?

Is it as warm as the other legs?

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