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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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Requesting Dr. Confirmed Pancreatitis with ultrasound. Kitty

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Requesting Dr B. Confirmed Pancreatitis with ultrasound. Kitty home but not eating or drinking. Force fed a little this am with pain meds and anti nausea. He was much better in hospital with IV and also after subcutaneous fluids. I wasn't sent home with instructions for fluids but think that's only thing missing for home health care?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 1 year ago.

Hello again,

First, I am glad to hear that they were able to get a diagnosis for Stripes.

Can you tell me which anti-nausea medication and pain medications he is on? And how often?

Was he eating for them in the hospital?

Do you have fluids on hand to use?