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My dog had abdomen surgery to remove a lipoma. Now there is…

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My dog had abdomen...

My dog had abdomen surgery to remove a lipoma. Now there is excessive swelling at suture site- feels like intestine is palpable

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the dog's name and age?

Could internal stitches have broken?

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your dog?

He is older 11 years old & a dauchshund

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name?

Heinz

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Can you send me a picture of the incision

How long ago was the operation?

Paul

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