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We have a 4 month old Labrador puppy with some type of liver…

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Hi! We have a 4 month old Labrador puppy with some type of liver disease and elevated white blood cells.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with the puppy?

Wondering if you have any additional tips as to what could be going on with her liver/

Veterinarian's Assistant: Where does the puppy seem to hurt?

She is lethargic

Veterinarian's Assistant: Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help the puppy. What is the dog's name?

Bianca

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

I have todays' blood panel results.

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Chelsea Schwarb,
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Experience: Associate veterinarian at Towne and Country Animal Hospital
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Hello. My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed veterinarian. I am sorry that Bianca is not feeling well and would like to help answer your questions. Can you please send the blood work results from today? Thank you.

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