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Hi my dog has had diarrhea past 2 days, I had to work today so I was out all day and only noticing this late that her top mouth part is totally swollen and she still has diarrhea... I am seriously wondering if I need to get her immediate emergency visit? I dont have insurance and she has had so many medical conditions I really need advice. thank you

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?

Sadie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Sadie?

She is a rescue with diabetes, we did just start new bottle of insulin, she has multiple organ failure, possible cancer obstruction in bowls, almost blind and heart murmur she is only 6

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Please let me know if you still need help. May I have an update on Sadie, please?

Can you upload a photo(s) of this swollen area to our conversation? You can upload photos by using the paperclip or add file icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see those icons on your particular device) or you can use an external app such as dropbox.com/

I can be more accurate for you if I can see what you're seeing. My initial thought is that she was envenomated by snake, flying insect, scorpion, or spider.

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