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Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!So sorry to hear your dog is having complications postoperatively. Would you be able to download a photo with the paperclip on your screen of the area for my review? This can help guide my recommendations. Thank you
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I am online another 30 minutes tonight to assist you both...Using this pain scale below if she is >2, continues to be lethargic, or you simply want answers I would strongly advise a veterinary exam rectally to determine what is causing her such discomfort and to begin appropriate therapy. I too would be hesitant to wait the entire long weekend to know what is going on and that she potentially is in pain while you are uncertain as to the causehttp://csuanimalcancercenter.org/assets/files/csu_acute_pain_scale_canine.pdfI hope you are not having difficulties with the site and apologize if you are. I will await any further information you can provide...If you have more questions or if I can help in any other way, please do not hesitate to ask! If you would like to accept my answer, please press RATE OUR CONVERSATION at the top of your screen (I am not compensated in any other way). Bonuses are always welcome. Thanks!
I am glad to see you were able to view my responses earlier, how is your Lab doing today? I would love an update when you are able...
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