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All liver emzines elevated bad uti with rods? Liver enzimes…

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All liver emzines elevated...

All liver emzines elevated bad uti with rods? Liver enzimes in the 800's

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?

9 1/2 years Rough coat Collie

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

Just dosent look like she feels good. Still eating and drinking

Veterinarian's Assistant: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?

Not really. Has been on a special diet from vet. She has been gaining weight too. She has always been a big dog, even for a female. has gained 10# ***** "special diet food" again she is a large dog, and weights 100# ***** Bigger than most male dogs. she was fixed when she was a puppy

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. Nothing visually obvious. What is the dog's name?

No maybe mouth seems more redish tint to me Zeena

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

No. she has had a liver ultrasound a year ago. nothing found. Liver emzimes have been high before but nothing like this

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Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 1 month ago
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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Do you have the lab results- the whole chemistry and cbc profiles

My wife is a double-boarded veterinary pathologist and I will have her review them

And what clinical signs are there if any?

Have the liver enzymes been increasing over time?

Did they recommend a repeat ultrasound?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Been slowly going up over 2 years. Emzimes we high before but are at new record high by a long shot. She gets special foods and treats. No people food. Keep her away from other dogs. Have been holding all but most inprotant shots
Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

Okay thanks

Your vet is dragging their feet

They need to do a follow-up ultrasound and biopsy the liver

Did they culture the urine and look at kidneys also?

Paul

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