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She vomited this morning and has been panting hard now for.

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She vomited this morning...

She vomited this morning and has been panting hard now for. 7 hours

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the dog eat anything unusual?

No

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. The Expert will know what to do. What is the dog's name and age?

Kira 5 years this month

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

She recently was revacinated

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 3 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 Kira, please?

While vomiting and panting are important symptoms, they're not pathognomonic (specifically indicative) of any one particular disorder. Persistent panting often indicates pain, anxiety, or both although there are quite a few possible differentials. It's often seen with elevated ambient temperature, fever, narcotic administration, glucocorticosteroid (prednisone, e.g.) therapy, Cushing's disease, hyperthyroidism, hypocalcemia, pheocromocytoma (an adrenal gland tumor), cardiac disease, tachyarrhythmias (fast irregular heart rates), brain disease and obesity.

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