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Might have dislocated jaw due to eating bones. She keeps

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moving mouth like jaw hurts JA...
Might have dislocated jaw due to eating bones. She keeps moving mouth like jaw hurts
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Madison and she is 11
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Madison?
Customer: She is being treated for crystals in urine and a corneal ulcer. Appetite is low
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Poor Madison! It sounds like she should be seen by your family veterinarian tomorrow. It would be highly unusual for a jaw to dislocate due to eating bones UNLESS there was a pre-existing condition (such as bone cancer). I'm hopeful it may be something as simple as dental disease and/or an infected tooth. What kind of dog id Madison, and what medications is she currently taking for her urinary crystals? - Dr. C

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She is just on a prescription food diet
Dog Veterinarian: JACUSTOMER-2ggpt01r-,
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What kind of dog is Madison? Is the prescription food a canned formula? Is she showing any interest in her food? - Dr. C

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How is Madison doing? Did you have your vet evaluate her jaw? - Dr. C

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