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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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MY 3 YEAR OLD MALE CAT HAS DEVELOPED A SWOLLEN BELLY IN

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MY 3 YEAR OLD MALE CAT HAS DEVELOPED A SWOLLEN BELLY IN ABOUT 3
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name?
Customer: RASCAL
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about RASCAL?
Customer: HE IS A VERY LARGE CAT. OVER 7 POUNDS
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 month ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 month ago.

Hello, again, my name is***** will do my best to help you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- I am sorry, how long did it take to develop a swollen belly?

2- Is he strictly indoors?

3- Is he lethargic?

4- Any vomiting, diarrhea or coughing?

5- Any pre existing medical conditions?

6- Any other symptoms?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Three weeks no yes no no
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 month ago.

1- To make sure I got this right, the only symptoms that he is showing is lethargy and abdominal swelling?