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I've got a small dog 10lbs, he's got a sore swollen right

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I've got a small dog 10lbs, he's got a sore swollen right side of his abdomen.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: his gums look OK, still pink
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the dog?
Customer: ahh Kyle, age 9.
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Kyle
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Thanks for the question.

Was there any type of trauma prior to noticing this swelling?

Is he vomiting or having any change in his appetite?

Does it hurt him when you press on the swelling?